Jun
18

Are you prepared to handle a product recall?

The spate of major brand recalls in the last few years, for various reasons, remind us of the need to be prepared and ready to manage a product recall process

Oct
6

A Recap of E-Scrap 2016

As one of the largest shows for the electronics scrap industry, the 14th annual E-Scrap 2016 Conference gathered industry professionals from across the globe to meet and discuss e-recycling industry

Aug
9

R2 Certification Achieved at Singapore ITAD Site

Managed by the nonprofit, Sustainable Electronics Recycling International (SERI), the Responsible Recycling (R2) Standard establishes provisions for environmental, worker health and safety, and security practices. The R2 certification allows IT

May
31

ADISA Passes SRS European and APAC Sites for ITAD Services

Launched in 2010, the Asset Disposal and Information Security Alliance (ADISA) industry standard was designed for companies who participate in IT asset disposition (ITAD). The ADISA Certification gives clients reassurance

May
24

ITAD Makes Its Way Into the Recycling Industry

With over 41.8 billion tons of e-waste dumped worldwide in 2014, growing concerns for technological waste has led national and international legislators to regulate how end-of-life electronics can and should

Apr
21

The FAQs of Final E-waste Disposition

While there are several actions you can take to help preserve the environment, the responsible disposition of IT and electronic equipment (e-waste) continues to be a crucial one that must

Jan
28

Part 4: Preparing Your Hard Drive for End-of-Life Recycling

Click here to view Part 3. Purging and shredding of hard drives is a popular solution for data destruction especially if your hard drive, stores highly-sensitive information, is unusable, was

Nov
19

Supporting Local Recycling Organizations

Sims Recycling Solutions believes it is important to support local recycling organizations in communities where we provide services. Sims Recycling Solutions co-sponsored the Lower East Side Ecology Center’s Fall Celebration

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Nov
10

Sims to Host Upcoming U.S. Basel Convention Meeting

Sims Recycling Solutions will host the next Basel Convention Environmentally Sound Management Expert Group  meeting  in  San Francisco, Calif. on November 10-12, 2015. Experts representing Basel Parties attending the meeting

Oct
1

Recycling IT Equipment Saves Energy, But Can We Do More?

When one really dives into how most electronic devices are made it all starts with the mining industry, where the raw materials originate. The top 40 mining companies in the