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  • 04.15.16

The ultimate gold digger: Apple

61 million pounds of the stuff (worth more than $40 million), to be exact. That’s how much gold Apple gets when it recycles iPhones, according to its latest environmental report. These are the other materials it gets from all those discarded phones, per Business Insider and Cult of Mac:

• Copper ($6.4M)

• Aluminum ($3.2M)

• Silver ($1.6M)

• Nickel ($160,426)

• Zinc ($109,503)

• Lead ($33,999)MB