Tokyo collecting waste for Olympic medals

Got an old, unwanted phone? Send it to Japan and it could be made into a medal to be handed out in 2020 at the Tokyo Olympics. Tokyo’s started collecting electronic waste to help produce the gold, silver and bronze medals needed for the 2020 Olympics.
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