Dec
8

“Secure Data Erasure Company of the Year” Awarded by Computing Securities Magazine

For the second year in a row, Computing Security magazine’s award for “Secure Data Erasure Company of the Year” went to Sims Recycling Solutions (SRS).  The award highlights the unique

Nov
7

Conferences Explore European Risk Management and Cloud Computing

Over 500 InfoSec and Risk Management professions from across Europe came together for Whitehall Media’s “Enterprise Security and Risk Management” (ESRM) and “Cloud Computing and DevOps” (ECCD) in September. Held

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

Aug
25

E-waste Facility Improvements: Security, speed and separation

The Sims Recycling Solutions facility in Stalybridge, UK securely shreds and manually dismantles up to 32,000 tonnes of e-waste each year. Recent improvements however will not only increase security on-site

Aug
14

How to Confidently Purchase Refurbished IT Equipment

With global e-commerce expected to reach 1.5 trillion U.S. dollars by 20181 it comes as no surprise that enterprises are shifting to online environments. Adding to this discussion, a recent

Jul
16

Basel Convention Adopts Technical Guidelines on E-Waste

The Basel Convention Conference of the Parties (COP) held in Geneva in May 2015 adopted, on an interim basis, technical guidelines on transboundary movements of electrical and electronic waste and

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May
26

ISO/IEC 27001: Does Your IT Asset Disposition Vendor Perform up to This Security Standard?

The ISO/IEC[1] Standard 27001:2005 for Information Security Management Systems (ISMS) certifies best practices in the management of data security. For businesses within the field of data security and IT asset

ITAD

Apr
21

Data Security and IT Asset Disposal (ITAD) today

Information availability and risks are evolving. Is your ITAD strategy? With internet traffic set to cross the one zettabyte – that’s one followed by 21 zeros – threshold next year,

Jan
29

Sims Recycling Solutions: Raising the Bar for Continuous Improvement

The voluntary certifications a company works to achieve and maintain represent its work ethic and commitment to corporate citizenship. This vow to perform according to preset standards demonstrates their dedication

Jan
27

Sims Attends 9th Basel Convention Open-Ended Working Group Meeting

Renee St. Denis, vice president of Sims Recycling Solutions, and Patricia Whiting, senior international policy analyst from Sims Recycling Solutions’ original equipment manufacturer (OEM) compliance team, attended the Ninth meeting