is the world's largest recycler/reseller of cell phones, both for charity and profit purposes. A number of major companies operating cell phone recycling programs, including Verizon Wireless
and Best Buy
, use ReCellular to run their recycling programs.
ReCellular was founded as a for-profit corporation in 1991 by Chuck Newman, after a previous business venture based on leasing cell phones failed. In November 2006, the magazine Inc. named ReCellular to the Green 50.
The company is headquartered in Dexter, Michigan.