If there is one thing every student has, it’s an old laptop or phone collecting dust in a drawer. Maybe you just don’t know what to do with it, or the thought of recycling it seems like too much admin, or maybe you’re hoping one day your old device will suddenly come back to life. Thankfully, a group of local students are here to help with that problem.
Recycle A Device, also referred to as RAD, is an up and coming social enterprise run by Otago students Owyen and Hadi, as well as their Donor Liaison, Becks. RAD focuses on refurbishing old laptops and giving them to people who need devices the most, while also combatting e-waste. Check out the full article here!