Dec
18

Thieves Are Drooling Over the Personal Information You Left on Your Old Phone, Mic.com

By Sophie Kleeman, posted December 11, 2015 We worry about our personal information falling into the wrong hands when our phones are in our pockets and our laptops are on

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

Nov
12

How a Business can Master Efficient, Responsible and Secure IT Asset Disposition

In the 2014 calendar year, Unisys Corporation disposed of more than 1.6 million pounds of end-of-life IT and electronic equipment. To better visualize the significance of this amount, 1.6 million

Oct
14

ITAD Vendor Standards: Beyond Certifications

In today’s tech world IT security is a known priority. While manufacturers and software developers work to manage data security of equipment while in operation, the IT asset disposition (ITAD)

Sep
29

The Future of Technology: Security vs. Convenience

More everyday items are being manufactured with access to the internet where they are able to identify themselves to other devices. The data generated is being exchanged among this network

Sep
15

Latin America’s Recycling Infrastructure Road Map: Are we there yet?

While volumes of retired electronics in Latin America have continued to increase, local infrastructure for the proper management of “end-of-life” electronic equipment has not caught up to the demand. In

Jul
23

Sims Recycling Solutions’ Community Spotlight: Christine Chute Canul

This month we place the spotlight on Christine Chute Canul, senior program director with Keep Texas Beautiful. How and when did the Keep Texas Beautiful organization start? The organization’s history dates back

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Jun
10

Is Your IT Asset Disposal Vendor a Company You Can Trust?

As you watch the driver pull away with all of your hard drives, are you confident that you know exactly what’s happening to those items? Are they being juggled between

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Jun
8

What is the value of your old IT equipment? It may be worth looking into…

When replacing obsolete IT equipment, items oftentimes pile up in storage if not disposed of right away. In a fast-paced environment with heavy workloads these devices may start to become

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Apr
16

2 Ways to Learn About Secure and Responsible IT Disposal This Earth Day

While information technology (IT) risks continue to evolve, security professionals are constantly challenged to stay up to date with the latest methods of protection. Unfortunately for working equipment, methods of