Tag: R2 Certification
U.S. Isn’t Flooding the Third World With E-Waste
“By Adam Minter – May 26, 2013 Every year, Americans toss out as much as 4.5 million tons of old mobile phones, laptops, televisions, Xboxes and other electronic gadgets Some is recycled; some is repaired and refurbished for reuse; and some is thrown into landfills or incinerators. Almost none of it, however, is “dumped” overseas. […]
2012 E-Recycling Drive at the Columbus Zoo & Aquarium Sept. 15-16 with Accurate IT Services
September 15-16, 2012 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium will be holding a two-day electronics recycling drive on September 15th and 16th, and will be accepting all forms of electronics.The electronics will be collected by Accurate IT Services, a locally-owned and R2 Certified e-waste recycler, from 10AM to 5PM on both […]
Spring Has Come and Gone!
Spring is over and many have finally completed that dreaded task of cleaning their basement, garage, or old storage closet. In Central Ohio, many residents found that their collection of e-waste had grown to two sizes too big. So, those residents took advantage of the many Community Electronics Recycling Events offered by Accurate IT Services […]
The Certification Papers Are In!
On October 26th, 2011, Accurate IT Services received their official certificates for ISO 14001 and Responsible Recycling (R2)! Columbus, OH’s electronics recycler Accurate IT completed their certification process at the end of August and has since been waiting on the official certificates. These certificates are evidence that Accurate IT’s operation is an environmentally-friendly and safe […]