Most Recyclers Don’t Process E-Waste This Way

Most Recyclers Don’t Process E-Waste This Way

People produce a large amount of e-waste. As per statistics, an average person throws away 4.3 pounds of garbage per day. Through the course of the year, this waste adds up and reaches a whopping 2.6 trillion pounds of garbage around the world. Discarded electronic...
3 Ways To Know Your Data Is Secure When Disposing Of Old Electronics

3 Ways To Know Your Data Is Secure When Disposing Of Old Electronics

We all love our electronic devices. From TVs, laptops, tablets to desktops, we live in a virtual world 24X7. As per a recent Gartner research, a whopping 1.5 billion cell phones were bought in 2017. Well, that is around one phone for every five people alive. Consumer...
5 Answers to the Most Frequently Asked Questions About Surplus Electronics

5 Answers to the Most Frequently Asked Questions About Surplus Electronics

Reports indicate that e-waste continues to be the fastest growing solid waste stream in the U.S. Due to lack of proper recycling infrastructure, most of the recoverable resources end up being in landfills. Did you know for every one million cell phones that are...
The Future of E-Waste Sustainability Is Bright

The Future of E-Waste Sustainability Is Bright

As a part of a Business Appreciation Visit, Surplus Service was honored to have Mayor Lily, Christina Briggs, Economic Development Director, Jim Tietz, Economic Development Advisory Commissioner, Donovan Lazaro, Economic Development Manager at our Surplus Service...
The Ultimate Guide to Surplus Electronics

The Ultimate Guide to Surplus Electronics

Did you know in New York alone 100,000 tons of metal can be recycled from the 239,000 tons of trash that people throw out? Yes, we are serious. Most people are unaware of the recycling process and the benefits that they provide. Mostly its lack of awareness or apathy...
The Worst Data Eradication Fails of All Time Could Have Been Prevented

The Worst Data Eradication Fails of All Time Could Have Been Prevented

Data is the lifeline of an organization. It is the most precious and valuable asset of any organization with a digital presence. Statistics suggest that data breaches take place every second. Yes. That’s true. Most data breaches are kept under the radar. Most people...