Environment Impact of Gadget Use (Infographic)

Have you ever stopped to think of the impact your gadget habit is having on the enviroment? Using and recharging gadgets like mobile phones and laptops is part of our everday lives but the majority of us never stop and think about the effect our gadget use are having on environment – or our electricity bills!

This infographic which is brought to you in collaboration with moneysupermarket.com highlights that 78% of people over-charge their tablet computers, 76% of people over-charge their mobile phones and 77% of people over-charge hand-held games consoles.This is a massive amount of energy that’s being wasted every day and money that can be put to better use like buying student books…or being more realistic…beer money!

This infographic looks at how much damage over-charging your gadgets does to the environment, and also ways on how to dispose of your gadgets in an environmentally friendly way.