There is a debate about whether vegans can use iPhones, even though the vegan lifestyle may vary from one to one. But many use iPhones or other phones because they can only care for many things with phones, including family, work, and more.
I often receive this question from strict vegans: “Are Apple Products vegan?” In this blog post, we will check if All Apple Products are vegan, and I will share my opinion on this subject. So, Let’s dive in!
About iPhones & Apple Products Their Ingredients
Apple Inc. is a technology company owner Steve Jobs and based in Cupertino, California, that designs, develops, and sells a line of electronics, computer software, Accessories, and online services, including iPhone, iPad, Mac computers, Apple Watch, Apple TV, macOS, iOS, and AirPods.
iPhones & Apple products use different ingredients such as Fossil Fuel, Plastics, Gules, Tin, Tantalum, Tungsten, Gold, Cobalt Smelters, and Refiners.
Gules – The manufacturing process involves cooking the raw material (animal parts or fish) in water and then adding chemicals to make the glue into various forms.
Gold – The mining of Gold has a significant impact on local wildlife, on land & at sea. This is why Gold is not vegan.
Plastic – is made from crude oil, a naturally occurring fossil fuel – meaning it comes from the remains of dead organisms.
Gelatin – Derived comes from the animal fat of cows and pigs.
Are iPhones Vegan?
The answer is NO. iPhones are not vegan. It contains components derived from animal by-products such as Gules, Gold, and Plastic. Also, they may use gelatin and cholesterol.
About if you can use iPhones, it depends on you to choose. Many vegans use iPhone products since there are no alternatives. Veganism is a flexible lifestyle. So, if it is necessary to use those products to live a good life, use them!
Are Apple Products Vegan?
Unfortunately, none of Apple’s products are vegan. They contain the same material and components that are derived from animals.
As we explained before, even they are not vegan. If necessary for your life, use them.
Indeed, Apple’s Products are not vegan. But you can use them since they are necessary.
DISCLAIMER: SoundVegan, Inc. disclaims all liability and does not advocate the use or abuse of any goods, products, or medications. Although we make every effort to ensure the authenticity of our material, we cannot make any promises. We work hard to give you useful information so you may choose the best course of action for your lifestyle and health.