As of 2021, Apple stopped shipping chargers with its Iphone models, which means that Iphone buyers can provide themselves with their own charger. The direct environmental savings with the purchase are large, however, Apple says in a new environmental report that Engadget, among others, wrote about.
Among other things, Apple claims that it saves 861,000 tons of copper, zinc and tin every year, by skipping the charger.
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A pallet can also ship 70 percent more Iphone 12 boxes, as the box became smaller when the charger was removed.