How to Avoid the Embarrassing Consequences of a Data Breach When Recycling Electronics

How to Avoid the Embarrassing Consequences of a Data Breach When Recycling Electronics

When disposing of electronic waste, data security can often get overlooked. But as more news is coming out about big data breaches and heavy fines being levied on businesses for improperly handling electronics, data security has, in fact, become one of the most...
The World’s E-waste Grew by Another 8%. Here’s Why Your Business Should Care

The World’s E-waste Grew by Another 8%. Here’s Why Your Business Should Care

Before electronics became involved in almost everything we do on a daily basis, it used to be that e-waste recycling was only on the radar for a few types of businesses. But if you’re responsible for lowering your organization’s carbon footprint, then you know that...
How to Make Sure Your Office’s E-waste Recycling Efforts are Meeting D.O.D. Hard Drive Destruction Standards

How to Make Sure Your Office’s E-waste Recycling Efforts are Meeting D.O.D. Hard Drive Destruction Standards

With technology becoming more involved in our daily lives and jobs, data security has become a top concern for many companies these days. Any number of electronics that a business manufactures or uses is bound to contain either customer or employee data or trade...
How California Certifies Electronic Waste Recyclers and Why You Should Care

How California Certifies Electronic Waste Recyclers and Why You Should Care

It is no secret that e-waste is the fastest growing segment of California’s waste stream. While e-waste represents 2% of the trash that ends up in landfills, it equals 70% of overall toxic waste. The complexities of e-waste management present special challenges to...
3 Ways to Properly Handle E-waste and Avoid Paying Millions Of Dollars in Fines

3 Ways to Properly Handle E-waste and Avoid Paying Millions Of Dollars in Fines

Over the years, many organizations—across the country and globally—have been fined or sued millions of dollars for the improper destruction or disposal of e-waste. A few cases include Big Lots, Dollar General and even technology giants such as Apple. Big Lots had to...
Surplus Service Joins Trip to Washington, D.C. to Advocate for Better Transportation, Cybersecurity and Computer Science Education

Surplus Service Joins Trip to Washington, D.C. to Advocate for Better Transportation, Cybersecurity and Computer Science Education

While finding e-waste solutions for businesses and organizations is our passion, we’re just as passionate about what happens in our surrounding community and with the future of green jobs. That’s why our president, Lou Ramondetta, recently joined more than 40 Bay Area...
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