All the medals of the summer Olympic games in Tokyo 2020 will be made from recycled smartphones and other technology.
In 2017, Japan launched a project to collect old equipment across the country to in 2020 to collect enough material for the manufacture of medals.
Now the organizers said that they collected the required amount of equipment for recycling. March 31, 2019 appointment of old smartphones and other electronics to be completed.
The longest I had to collect silver. The collection of bronze was completed in the summer of 2018.
For Games-2020 will be made about 5 thousand medals. They are one hundred percent will be composed of recycled materials. This happens for the first time in the history of the Olympics.