Home   Money Making Tips   Work from Home   Make Money   Used Lumber & Building Materal   Beginner's Guide   Buy/Sell Gold   Electronics & Computer

FREE UPDATES
Enter your e-mail

eBook Download - How to Make Money in the Home Based Salvage and Recycling Business Learn More

Free Report - Tons of Gold in Thrown Away Cell Phones Learn More

Popular Articles:

Make Money in Aluminum Recycling & Salvage: Winter Storms Bring Recycling Profits

Recycling for Renewable and Alternative Energy: The next new big thing in recycling and salvage?

Home Based Recycling and Salvage 101: Bootsrap Yourself out of the Recession

Learn How to Make Money Bootstrapping: Start Your Home-Based Recycling & Salvage Business With Little Cash & Without Going in Debt

High profits come from turning over your recycled and salvage material as quickly and as often as possible

Green Recycling Business: Gold from Electronic, Telecommunication & Computer Scrap Part 3: Finding Markets and Getting the Equipment You Need

Home-Based Recycling Business Profits: Sell Used Tech Gadgets for Cash

Green Home Based Business: Gold from Electronic, Telecommunication & Computer Scrap Part 1: To find the "gold" keep your eyes and ears open

Gold from Electronic, Telecommunication & Computer Scrap Part 2: Winning the Contract

VIDEOS: Recycling and Recovering Gold from Electronic & Computer Scrap

RECYCLING OLD COMPUTERS? Here are $1.2 Billion Reasons You Should

Starting an Electronics Recycling Business

USGS Report : Obsolete Computers, "Gold Mine," or High-Tech Trash? Resource Recovery from Recycling

Northeast Recycling Council: Setting Up an Electronic Recycling Business

Salvage Lumber Success in Petaluma: $700,000 in three years

Make Money With Used Lumber: Deconstruction and Lumbering of Found Logs Makes Good Business Sense

Deconstructing for dollars: Recycling building materials can mean more than simply salvaging light fixtures

Building Deconstruction and Material Reuse in Washington, D.C.

A Regional Opportunity to Promote Deconstruction and Reuse of Building Materials at JFK Corporate Square

How to Work out What Your Scrap Gold is Worth

Scrap Gold Price - Buying and Selling

Know what you're doing when selling scrap gold

How to Calculate the Value of Scrap Gold

Tons of Gold in Thrown Away Cell Phones

Sponsors

Cell phone and PDA recycling and reuse is truly a little known opportunity with high potential. Very few are doing it and literally billions of dollars worth of gold and other valueable metals are in storage or in landfills. Read on for details.

A 2007 USGS report concludes that in 2005 there was $251,000,000 - yes two hundred and fifty one million dollars worth of gold in the 631,000,000 discarded or obsolete cell phones and this is based on a gold value of $362 per ounce. At today's prices this 20.9 metric tons of gold is worth over $1,000,000,000 - more than one billion dollars and many more cell phones have been retired or are obsolete and discarded. Learn more about gold and other valuable metals thrown away with cell phones.

Also consider this:

  • According to InfoWorld there were 207.9 million cell phone users in the United States alone as of the end of 2005 and according to Softpedia there were 2.14 billion cell phone users worldwide in the same year.

  • According to People's Daily Online, global production reached 750 million units in 2005 and, the Globalist reports that 900 million cell phones were sold in 2006. These are big numbers. Needless to say, the potential for the recycler is amazingly high.

Sponsors

Start Your Own Home Based Salvage & Recycling Business with Little or No Cash

Recently I published the How to Make Money in the Home Based Salvage and Recycling Business. It is based in my experiences in the business. My hope is that you will learn to avoid my mistakes and profit through my successes. Though it is always a good business, it is especially viable in the current hard economic times. Learn more about the home based salvage and recycling business.

Best Regards,

Click here to learn how you can make the money that you need and want in this home-based business.

<-- Recycling Secrets
<-- Home Based Salvage & Recycling Business



Michael Meuser bootstrapped his way into the salvage and recycling business in the early 1980s. He began with building deconstruction and scrap metals and then moved into electronics, computer and telecommunications scrap where he learned to recover gold and other precious metal.
Michael tells his story, provides resources and offers his advice at his website, RecyclingSecrets.com, and his blog, Recycling Secrets Blog. Recently Mike completed the eBook How to Make Money in the Home Based Salvage and Recycling Business. It is a chronicle of his experiences, successes and failures in the business. Also, you can follow Michael on Twitter.

Email Mike

Return to: Recycling Secrets

Sponsors

Find What You Are Looking For

Recent Blog Posts


Follow Me

Recycling Secrets Updates

Subscribe for Updates

Latest Scrap Metal, Electronic and Computer Market Prices

Chinese Scrap Metal Prices
North American Scrap Metal Prices
#1 Copper Scrap Price
#2 Copper Scrap Price
#1 Bare Bright Copper Scrap Price
#1 Insulated Copper Wire Scrap Price
#2 Insulated Copper Wire Scrap Price
9ct Gold Scrap Price
14ct Gold Scrap Price
18ct Gold Scrap Price
22ct Gold Scrap Price
Aluminum Cans Price

Privacy, Fair Use and Disclaimer Statement

Developed, maintained and hosted by Michael Meuser

Copyright © 2000-2014 Michael Meuser, All Rights Reserved
RecyclingSecrets is a Pop-Up Free Website -- Best Viewed With ANY Browser