The Samsung Restore phone comes with an ENERGY STAR-qualified charger; it is made of 27% recycled materials and is 77% recyclable. Although the Samsung Restore photo quality isn't the best, it has multimedia messaging abilities and is easy on the environment.
If you're looking for a functional phone that won't break your budget, the Samsung Restore is very affordable at less than $50 US. Service is available through Sprint.
Implications - North American consumers are becoming more eco-conscious with their product purchases as they do not wish to contribute to the planet's environmental problems. Corporations looking to satiate consumers' desire to be socially responsible should incorporate green initiatives into their wares and services.