Where Old Phone Cords Go?By Ali Geering-Kline
“Out with the old, in with the new” is certainly a phrase that can be used to describe the electronics industry–the new iPad, the updated Android–the list of coveted new products goes on forever. With that constant flow of new products to be bought, comes the constant flow of old products to be thrown away. We’ve written about the issue of toxic e-waste many times before, so it’s refreshing to see the creative way one artist repurposed old phone cords into an amazing work of art. See Jean Luc Cornec’s ‘Telephone Sheep’ photos below, and check out the Greenupgrader’s article for more details.e-waste, e-waste repurposing, green design, phone card art, phone cord sheep
Ali manages the website and coordinates the online communications of CEH. She works with the communications and development staff to create messaging strategies and public education content for CEH’s supporters and online audience. A Bay Area native, Ali attended the University of California, Los Angeles, where she received a B.A. in Sociology and Cultural Studies. This allowed her to live abroad in Argentina, where she studied Latin American history and learned valuable Spanish language skills. Ali is thrilled to be part of an organization that advocates for healthy communities so effectively.