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22 Sep 2015
September 22, 2015

What to Do When Throwing Out a Work PC

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Throwing Out a Work PC If you’re like most people, then you’ll have a few computers in your life. Most likely, you’ll have a couple at home and one or more in the office. If you’ve got a desktop and a laptop at home and at your job, chances are you’ve got personal data stored up.. read more →

Why is e-Waste Recycling So Hard? If you’re like a lot of people, then you’ve probably wondered where you can take your old electronics so they can be recycled safely. The problem is that there’s no standardized system in place for recycling individual consumer electronics, and getting them to the right place can be time-consuming and difficult—not ideal for people with busy lifestyles. read more →

How do all the pieces work together to form a comprehensive ITAD process solution to your e-waste problems that gives you peace of mind and complies with all federal and state regulations? read more →

18 Aug 2015
August 18, 2015

What is IT Asset Disposition (ITAD)?

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If you’re looking to offload outdated or broken computers, servers, and other IT equipment from your company’s inventory, then you’ve probably come across the term “IT asset disposition” (ITAD). But what is IT asset disposition (ITAD)? These days, the idea of recycling your old electronics might seem like a no-brainer, but how do you do.. read more →

Why invest in IT asset recovery if you won’t be getting any kind of meaningful return on your equipment? Why not just toss it all into the recycle bin and move on? Of course, IT asset recovery isn’t that simple, and not following the rules and regulations surrounding e-waste could put your company at risk. So what does IT asset recovery mean? read more →

When you’re trying to run a successful business that clients and consumers trust to be scrupulous, protecting your reputation and following the rules are key to long-term success—even when it comes to disposing of your outdated, broken, or unwanted electronics and servers, junk known as “e-waste”. While you might think that tossing out old IT equipment isn’t a big deal and couldn’t possibly come back to haunt you, the truth is that compliant e-waste recycling is a major issue and subject to many different regulations at both the state and federal level. read more →

There are a lot of benefits to developing a solid e-waste disposal plan that works for your business. Don’t think of it as yet another expense that cuts down on profits—think of IT recycling as an investment in your company’s future, and the future of society as a whole. read more →

Environmental concerns are a global focus, and recycling is a big part of creating a more sustainable world. Understanding the Environmental Risk of E-waste can be critical for your company’s future. read more →

Compliance with relevant laws is important in all industries, but many companies don’t consider the issue of compliance in dealing with old, broken, and unwanted servers and electronics. Unfortunately, there are major risks associated with non-compliance in recycling electronics, and it’s important for companies to work toward full compliance. But first, it’s important to know what compliance means in this context. read more →