Asset recycling is not only good for the environment, it can also be good for your company’s bottom line.
Improper disposal of assets, such as computers, can result in fines for your company. Avoid the hassle of paying fines and the bad publicity that comes with it and decide to responsibly recycle your decommissioned assets.
Why Should You Recycle?
Avoid unnecessary fines
Protect the environment and keep dangerous materials out of landfills
Help groups that can't afford new equipment
Is e-waste a problem?
Electronic waste, or e-waste, includes glass, plastics, and metals and has the potential to be almost 100% recycled. However, this is not the case.
41.8 million: tons of e-waste generate in 2014 worldwide
49.8 million: tons of e-waste anticipated to be generated worldwide in 2018
15%-20%: estimated percentage of global e-waste that is recycled
142,000: number of computers, as estimated by EPA, disposed of each day