Have you ever imagined that the iPhone you love so much, where did it come from? Where was it made? Who made it? Where did the raw material come from? What kind of a journey made it possible for you to enjoy this piece of beloved technology? Don’t worry almost all of us never bother about these things but we should because in the long run they are going to matter a lot.
The real cost of manufacturing an iPhone bears a much greater impact on this world than you can ever imagine by just reading its price tag. All those low paid labourers in China, all that toxic waste, all that non-recyclable material and all those bloody wars to acquire raw materials are never brought to our attention but thanks to the folks at MBA online, we can learn a little what it really means to produce a single unit of this phone.
Feel free to read the article below but beware of the guilt that might haunt you afterwards and the only way to get rid of it is to act as a responsible consumer as mentioned in the infographic.