Apple has unveiled a brand new "secret lab" that intends to invent the future of recycling.
The sci-fi facility in Texas will use artificial intelligence and a squadron of robots will rip apart iPhones – all in an attempt to save the planet.
It is referred to as the Material Recovery Lab and has been set up for research and development to improve gadget recycling technology.
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The 9,000-square-foot facility is located in Austin, Texas, and hopes to create "next-gen" technology for your iPhone.
Apple has promised to use "robot and machine learning". – including the Daisy recycling robot.
Apple announced the Daisy robot last year to dismantle the iPhone more efficiently.
Since then, several upgrades have been performed. Now 15 different iPhone models can be dismantled at a rate of 1.2 million per year.
Daisy robots are stationed around the world Removing the most important metals and minerals that can be reused for other equipment.
The new lab will work with Apple's own engineering teams and academics from universities.
Experts will do this Use large machinery that you would normally find in a large recycling facility for electronic waste.
The company has essentially created a replica of one of these plants to improve recycling processes.
Better yet, Apple has sworn that this succeeds
Apple claims to have set up the facility because there is no efficient recycling technology for some materials.
Apple has also revealed this. It has made some important improvements to the more ethical design of gadgets.
For example, aluminum, obtained through Apple's trade-in program, is now being melted into the MacBook Air case.
And Apple uses 100 percent re tin for the main "logic boards" on 11 different products.
This story originally appeared in The Sun.