Remote Working Recap

Below is a year-in-review of our top stories covering the changes stemming from the shift in remote working including navigating the digital transformation in the ITAD space, supply chain issues resulting from the pandemic, and HOBI’s remote box program.  Navigating Digital Transformation in the ITAD Space  Digital transformation is quickly becoming a new normal, especially…

The Importance of E-Waste Education

Everyone loves getting new electronics, but what most don’t realize is the dangers that result from the abundance of e-waste created and the hazards of improper disposal of electronics and batteries. Some electronics are manufactured with Lithium Ion Batteries, which are known to cause fires when damaged. Many Materials Recovery Facilities have been affected by…

California Makes Additions to State E-Scrap Program

The California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) is planning to make some additions to the state’s e-scrap program via an emergency rulemaking action. The additions include OLED display devices, LCD smart displays, and LCD tablets. As a result, the e-scrap companies can receive payments for the collection and recycling of these devices from the…