Dell is turning old laptops into jewelry.
The makers of computers and laptops announced a new initiative to mine old or broken laptop parts for gold. Since gold is a is strong conductors of electricity that doesn’t corrode, small amounts are found in many major electronic products.
Dell is also teaming up with actress Nikki Reed and her eco-friendly Bayou with Love brand to create a jewelry line completely sourced from the recycled electronics that Dell collects. Among the items that will be created include 14- and 18-carat gold rings, cufflinks, and earrings.