Waste can end up in landfill, taking up space and giving off greenhouse gasses like methane. Less waste means we can do more for our customers and make better use of our natural resources. That's why our ambition is to be a zero waste company by 2016.
To achieve this we are:
We’ve also made a commitment to make our packaging more sustainable though our membership of the Australian Packaging Covenant.
In 2011 we redesigned our SIM card packaging so it’s much smaller. Compared to our old packaging, the new format saves 50 tonnes of paper. We’re also recycling 14 tonnes of plastic before it even reaches our customers.
They may be small, but when you consider the millions of SIM cards that get produced each year it all adds up! Our SIM card packaging is now printed on FSC certified paper, sourced from sustainably managed forests. You can find out more here.
When you sign up to a Vodafone Plan, the default method of bill delivery is paperless. This means you receive your bill electronically via email. You can also login to My Vodafone anytime to see your current and previous bills.