Top Tech Companies Receive Leadership Award For Electronics Recycling

Congratulations to Samsung who received the inaugural eCycling Leadership Award from the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) yesterday for their outstanding leadership in recycling efforts. Best Buy, Dell, and Hewlett-Packard also received eCycling Leadership Awards. The purpose of CEA’s eCycling Leadership Initiative is to actively promote and make consumers aware of electronics recycling opportunities nationwide while increasing the…

Key to successful electronics recycling program: Certification

What sets your IT asset management and ITAD organization apart from the sea of others? At HOBI International Inc., it’s our Responsible Recyclers (R2) certification. Industry standards are an important part of insuring a level playing field within the ITAD industry. Companies requiring electronics recycling services need to be confident that their ITAD vendor is…

Lego-like smartphone could redefine mobile asset management, disposition

Imagine a smartphone that is completely customizable. One that you could put together like building blocks. This lego-like approach was designed to make your smartphone last forever by Phonebloks, a Netherlands-based company. The creator, Dave Hakkens, shares his insight on his innovative idea: “If you have a bike and you get a flat tire, you…