FARMINGDALE, N.Y., April 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IT Asset Management Group (ITAMG) has recently received Responsible Recycling (R2) Rev. 7/2013, OHSAS 18001:2007, and ISO 14001:2004 certifications for their electronics recycling, refurbishment, and data destruction plant in Farmingdale, New York.
ITAMG provides IT asset disposition, hard drive shredding, and computer liquidation services to businesses that are replacing systems, relocating, or otherwise have surplus equipment in need of secure and environmentally conscious disposal.
Richard Sommers, President at IT Asset Management Group, remarked "We have taken serious care to responsibly manage e-waste with certified, transparent, and industry leading partners since opening the firm in 1999. Commitment to the R2 standards not only mean making an environmentally sustainable impact but also helps us operate our business in an efficient and secure manner by reducing overheads and liabilities and increasing security, safety, and controls."
The Responsible Recycling Standard for Electronics Recyclers has been credited by the EPA for improving the overall management of retired electronics from a recent analysis of the Implementation Study of the Electronics Recycling Standards: R2 and e-Stewards.
The latest Responsible Recycling (R2) Rev. 7/2013 includes strict requirements for data destruction processes and verifications as well as OHSAS 18001:2007 certifications to ensure employee safety. The R2 Standard also includes a requirement for ISO 14001:2004 certification which stresses documentation and implementation of processes, operational procedures and environmental management systems.
IT Asset Management Group's goal is to provide the highest financial returns to their customers by refurbishing and selling all types of networking, storage, desktop, and mobile devices. By subscribing to the R2 standards ITAMG makes a commitment to environmentally responsible waste management in the IT secondary market and liquidation space.
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United States Environmental Protection Agency (2016). EPA Study Finds Electronics Recycling Standards are Well Implemented and Makes Recommendations for Further Improvement [Press Release] Retrieved from https://yosemite.epa.gov/opa/admpress.nsf/bd4379a92ceceeac8525735900400c27/7c21d5c65cfca09785257f4f006b2aef!OpenDocument
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