May
7

Top Advice for Sustainable Data Center Lifecycle Management

By 2025, data centers are expected to be the largest global energy users at 4.5 percent, an increase from just 0.9 percent in 2015. Currently 43 percent of companies do

May
2

ITAD: 4 Strategies for Managing Risk and Data Security

The most recent 2018 Ponemon Report states that the global average cost of a data breach is $3.86 million. The same report discloses the average global possibility of a breach

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Apr
3

Four Reasons Why e-Recycling is so Important for Businesses

As we approach Earth Day 2019, many organizations are considering how they might want to acknowledge and celebrate their environmental initiatives. The Earth Day Network for years has encouraged businesses

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Apr
2

Trends and Challenges: The Focus on Recyclable Plastics

In many countries, producers of electronic or electrical equipment are also responsible for offering a takeback system for consumer electronics at end-of-life. To measure the performance of these systems, manufacturers

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Feb
12

Straight From the Source: How to Fulfill E-recycling Data Requests

As an IT manager, incoming requests from various departments within the company can be daunting. Whether you are resolving issues with working or non-working IT assets, you are responsible for

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Jan
15

Learning from Looking Back: SRS’ Five Most-Viewed Blog Posts of 2018

The New Year is a perfect time to reflect on highlights and accomplishments from the past 365 days. 2018 was a significant year for the IT Asset Disposition (ITAD) and

Dec
18

Major ITAD Threats You Need to Eliminate in 2019

It is that time of year. A time to reflect and identify opportunities to improve going forward. It has been quite a year for the IT and electronics industry which

4 Questions to ask before disposing of IT assets

Dec
11

4 Questions to ask before disposing of IT assets

Ten years ago, formalized selection processes for disposal of IT assets were rare and vendor vetting was mostly non-existent. Few questions were asked and most companies were satisfied with any

Dec
4

Your First Step in Managing a Secure IT Asset Disposition Program

49.8 million metric tons of e-waste was estimated to be produced this year globally, with the majority being smaller devices. As an IT manager do you know where all your

Oct
31

A Recap of E-Scrap 2018

It was 16 years ago when SRS representatives walked the halls of the Rosen Centre in Orlando for the very first E-Scrap Conference. With a few hundred attendees it was