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R2 Solutions Announces Release of R2: 2013

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R2: 2013 Responsible Recycling in Massachusetts

 

 

 

XTechnology Global is always keeping up with the latest updates in recycling certifications in order to stay ahead of the game. Recently, R2 Solutions announced that they will be releasing R2: 2013 certification on July 1, 2013. R2:2013 is the premiere certification program for electronics recycling. This new update greatly increases the oversight and quality assurance widgets that are extremely important to a certification program. R2 Solutions is always looking to raise the bar for data security, the environment and the health and safety for not only the employees, but the community as well.

Some highlights are that all R2 Facilties will be required to have an approved EHSMS (environmental, health and safety management system) to improve the accountability and integrity of the R2 certification. whether OECD or non-OECD, more explicit compliance with export and import laws of all exporting, importing and in-transit countries is required. Lastly, improvements to data destruction have been made, assuring the security of all media until it is completely sanitized and/or destroyed.

XTechnology Global keeps up to date with all recycling certification, including those released by R2 Solutions. We aim to provide top of the line service to all of clients to ensure that all of their data and information is removed, recycled and destroyed properly and in an environmentally safe manner. To learn more about our Data Desctruction and Data Eradication services, give the experts at XTG a call today!

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E-Waste and Recycling Day for Teradyne!

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E-Waste and Recycling day for Teradyne

 

 

 

 

XTechnology Global is pleased to announce a successful company-wide E-waste and recycling day for Teradyne and its employees on April 22nd, 2013 located at 600 River park Drive, North Reading, Massachusetts.

As a commitment to the environment and recycling for Teradyne we are pleased to select a vendor that shares the same goals and vision as it relates to electronics recycling. “With the selection of XTechology Global as a downstream E-waste processor, the companies R2 (Responsible Recycling), and ISO certifications allows Teradyne to have a peace of mind that no electronics (E-waste) are exported to developing countries or dumped into landfills and are processed with a full downstream audit trail”, said Mark Cappi, EHS manager for Teradyne.  “Teradyne has been a pleasure to work with and the EHS team clearly shares the same commitment to environmental sustainability as it relates to E-waste”, said Chris Allworth, National Accounts manager for XTechnology Global. Event is schedule rain or shine.

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