Join Verizon in Celebrating Earth Hour This Weekend

This week, Verizon continues its mission to stay environmentally friendly by taking the pledge to participate in Earth Hour. During this celebrated hour, we will darken hundreds of buildings over millions of square feet for one hour, saving thousands of kilowatt-hours of energy.

Interested in showing your commitment to change? Make a difference by visiting to join the Earth Hour community. To find out more about Verizon’s commitment to save the planet, visit the Verizon Responsibility blog.

Looking for a way to give back to the planet and celebrate National Cell Phone Recycling Week?

With drop boxes in stores throughout the United States, a free printablemailing label, and an eco-friendly trade-in program, Verizon Wireless makes it easy for customers to recycle old cellphones, as well as batteries, accessories, and tablet devices, during National Cell Phone Recycling Week and year-round. 

Verizon Wireless offers its customers several options for recycling their old devices.  HopeLine®from Verizon collects devices and accessories at the company’s 2,000 Communications Stores nationwide or by mail to help victims of domestic violence.

To learn how to donate phones, accessories or batteries to HopeLine, visit or go to to learn more about HopeLine’s recycling efforts.