World Water Day

Repurposing plastic, protecting our oceans.

We’re helping reduce ocean pollution by using 500,000 pounds of recycled materials in our products by 20302, including ocean-bound plastics in the Galaxy S24 series.

Our commitments

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180 countries

Our goal is to expand our e-waste collection programs to all 180 countries where we operate by 2030.¹

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25 million tons

We plan to increase the cumulative amount of e-waste collected from 2009 to 25 million tons by the end of 2050.2

Helping you recycle too

Our e-waste and battery recycling programs

Looking to recycle your pre-loved electronics? Learn more about how our partners can help you recycle your e-waste.

Recognized for recycling

Recognized for recycling

We meet the e-Stewards® Standard, which ensures e-waste is responsibly managed and recycled in compliance with strict environmental criteria.

Certified Re-Newed Smartphones

Shop Certified Re-Newed products

Refurbished by Samsung technicians, our Certified Re-Newed products lead to less waste and a lower carbon footprint when compared to a new device.

More on Samsung and responsible recycling

  • 1By Dec 31, 2025
  • 2By Dec 31, 2050
  • *Since 2009.