Public interest in recycling has increased dramatically over the last two decades. Worldwide, it is recognized that e-waste is a critical concern both environmentally and economically and has led to the implementation of policies, regulations, and programs globally and locally.
Closer to home, The United States produces more e-waste annually than any other country! The amount of electronics that Americans throw away every year…is over 10 million tons! Electronic waste, from discarded devices and electrical appliances, is a growing threat to earth’s resources, the environment, and public health unless safe disposal becomes the norm.
As an Electronics Restoration Services provider, it is our responsibility to recognize and offer all cleaning and repair options on all items we evaluate as having been affected by a water, fire, mold, or electrical surge event.
When we issue a “non-salvage/replacement” recommendation, we have the secondary responsibility as electronics handlers to insure that e-waste is processed and recycled using zero-landfill and zero-export standards. Know more…