The new MacBook Air and Mac mini are made of 100 percent recycled aluminum
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Onstage at todays hardware announcement event, Apple proudly announced that the 2018 models of its MacBook Air and Mac mini would both be manufactured with 100 percent recycled aluminum. Additionally, it announced that its Mac mini would be constructed from 60 percent recycled plastic.
These are different kinds of recycled materials. Specifically, the recycled plastic is post-consumer, which means that its material thats previously been used in other products and was recycled. Meanwhile, the aluminum is recycled leftovers from Apples production of other aluminum products. In other words, youre not getting a laptop made out of old drink cans.
This is not the first environmental milestone that Apple…