India is cracking down on imports of used phones, and an e-scrap collection event in Australia sets records.
Companies participating in California’s e-scrap program have been frequently resorting to CRT glass disposal in 2016, and that trend is likely to continue as question marks swirl around the status of a glass-to-glass recycling operation in India.
Action Shred of Texas LLC of Dallas; Corrigan Record Storage of Novi, Mich.; Integra Certified Document Destruction of Elkhart, Ind.; On-Site Shredding of Stamford, Conn.; Shred-it USA LLC – Columbus of Columbus, Ga.; Shred-X Document Destruction of Blacktown, Australia; Shred-X Document Destruction of Laverton North, Australia; Shred-X Document Destruction of Welshpool, Australia; The Shredding Company, Inc. of Gaithersburg, Md.; and Xpresshred LLC of Englewood, Colo. have either achieved or renewed their NAID certifications for physical destruction of hard drives.
Also, Rockland IT PROTECT of Pembroke, Mass. has achieved their NAID Certifications for hard drive sanitization and physical destruction of hard drives.
E-Scrap News has added OHSAS 18001 and NAID AAA into its certification directory, as well as moved the directory online. If your firm recently completed these certifications, a CHWMEG audit or an ISO 9001, ISO 14001, R2, RIOS or e-Stewards certification, e-mail [email protected] to be included in this section and in E-Scrap News’ directory. The full directory is available here.
The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) has released its annual Scrap Yearbook, a statistical and comprehensive publication regarding the U.S. and global scrap industry.