Nov
9

Sims Metal Management: A look back at the last 100 years

How Many Companies can Celebrate 100 Years of Business? Like many of today’s great companies, Sims Metal Management had humble beginnings. Albert Sims moved his family from England to Australia

Oct
18

A Recap of E-Scrap 2017

This year thousands gathered from across the globe for the 15th annual E-Scrap Conference. As one of the largest shows for the electronics recycling industry, attendees were eager to network

Aug
8

3 Things You Need to be Doing Before You Recycle Your Electronics

At this point, everyone knows they can’t just toss their old electronics into the garbage can. The components these devices are made of require comprehensive dismantling and disassembly at a

Jul
25

Trade in and Trade up, Managing Product Lifecycles

Every electronic and IT product has a lifecycle. Following a product release, the item is distributed based on demand, purchased and used to maturity, which is the point at which

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