News & Updates

  • Business E-Waste Requirements, Risks and Legislation

    Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last several decades, you’re no doubt fully aware of the fact that you can’t chuck old computers or other electronics in the trash.  These items should not only be recycled to recover valuable metals that can be repurposed, but they also contain a variety of toxic […]

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  • Helpful Tips for Successful IT Asset Remarketing and Disposal

    When you purchase the latest computers, smartphones, or other IT assets for your company, you probably do a lot of research to make sure your expenditure will deliver optimal use value.  You look for equipment and devices that will integrate and deliver the features your North Dakota company needs to remain competitive. At some point, […]

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  • Erasing vs. Deleting Data: What’s the Difference?

    As a business owner, you naturally want to find ways to maximize every dollar spent.  When it comes to IT equipment, this can be tough – it’s expensive and it has a limited shelf life.  On one hand, you want to make sure you get optimal use value out of equipment and devices, but you […]

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  • Calculate Your Annual Environmental Savings!

    By recycling or reusing your electronics, precious metals can be recovered and resources like water and power that would have gone into the manufacturing of new equipment can be saved! The materials that can be recovered from recycled e-waste require much less energy, water, and processing for reuse in new equipment than if mined, produced […]

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  • Choosing the right ITAD Vendor

    When looking for an ITAD partner, not just anyone will do. With so many options, there are many companies who take inappropriate disposal shortcuts to make a quick buck, putting you and your company at risk. An organization seeking an IT asset disposition vendor should consider their compliance track record, data security, and environmental policies. […]

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  • How Risky is Your ITAD Program?

    When you resell or recycle your business IT equipment, you are opening your business up to various risks if not managed properly. What are the risks? Data Security. While most data security programs are focused on keeping threats out of your network, the need for proper handling of retired physical assets is often overlooked. Securing […]

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  • The Battery Conundrum: What to Do with Old Batteries

    You know you’re not supposed to throw old batteries in the trash, even though it’s not illegal in most states, but that doesn’t necessarily mean you have the first clue as to how to recycle them. Can you simply toss them in the recycling bin? What if you don’t have a recycling pickup in your […]

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  • Why You Should Choose Data Wiping

    When it comes to data destruction, there’s no surer way to eliminate all risk of a data breach and identity theft than shredding hard drives and devices.  However, you should know that wiping data, when done properly, will comply with consumer privacy laws, as well as stricter industry regulations related to medical, financial, and other […]

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  • What is DOD-Level Data Wiping?

    There are a couple of reasons why you might want to wipe data from hard drives or other devices used to store confidential information.  First, you probably pass devices along to new employees rather than getting rid of them, and you don’t want to allow access to existing data or permissions. Second, your South Dakota […]

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