Fairphone is a social enterprise that has created the first ethical smartphone by mapping its supply chain to understand exactly what goes into our phone and where it comes from. By doing so the brand is addressing unfair practices by sourcing conflict-free materials that support local economies, not armed militias.
Smartphones are products made up of thousands of different components. Each of these parts comes from different suppliers and contain a wide variety of materials. While it may seem like an impossible task, step by step, Fairphone is mapping their supply chain to understand exactly what goes into our phone and where it comes from.
On their way to create the world’s first ethical smartphone and address unfair practices to the electronics industry as a whole, they deliver a circular economy business model with a take-back program implementing their best recycling methods.
This BCorp and multi-award-winning company has recently launched the Fairphone 3 and 3+ and it’s got everything you’d expect from a great phone — and so much more.
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