Environmental

  • An Eco-Friendly Future for IT Asset Disposal

    When South Dakota businesses update their IT infrastructure with new equipment and devices, their biggest concern is likely finding the solutions that best meet their current and predicted future needs, followed closely by ensuring cost-effective solutions that fit their budget.  However, as a responsible business owner, you also have to consider the best way to […]

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  • Common Data Sanitization Myths

    Most businesses understand the importance of protecting sensitive data, but when it comes to IT asset disposition and sanitization practices, some companies still drop the ball.  This could be related to a number of prevalent myths surrounding these essential processes.  If you want the best opportunity to protect your South Dakota business and your valued […]

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  • Happy Earth Day from SEAM!

    This Earth Today, SEAM proudly celebrates the environmental savings we have helped our clients achive by choosing to recycle their electronics with an the only e-Stewards and R2 certified company in the Dakotas. Check out our savings calculator to see how much you could be saving!  

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  • Audit Your Vendor this Earth Day

    This Earth Day, we wanted to take a moment to share with businesses in South Dakota and North Dakota the importance of proper reuse and recycling of computer equipment, not only for environmental responsibility, but also for data security and value recovery. When looking for an electronics recycling partner, not just anyone will do. There […]

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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 Effective is Shredding Drives Internally?

    People used to destroy their hard drives by pounding nails through the disc or dipping them into acid baths.  Unfortunately, these tactics were neither safe nor particularly effective.  Thankfully, most businesses have realized there are more efficient ways to destroy data, and they don’t involve nails or acid baths. Today, you can either wipe data […]

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  • Why Environmentally-Friendly ITAD is So Important

    In this day and age, there’s no shortage of environmental concerns, from carbon emissions to plastics conglomerating in the ocean and killing marine life, among other things.  While some companies can take steps to reduce contributions to these problems, there is one environmental issue that every modern company must address: e-waste. The turnover in electronics […]

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  • The Risks of Electronics Recycling on America Recycles Day

    As we celebrate America Recycles Day, organizations across the country are pledging and showing their support for recycling. At SEAM, we want to remind Sioux Falls and surrounding area businesses of the risks they face when recycling electronics and IT equipment. Properly managing the disposal of end-of-life IT assets is a great way to promote […]

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  • The Most Common Barriers to Effective Electronic Waste Recycling

    Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that there are laws in place governing how electronics can be disposed of, with most states enacting laws related to which devices (or which parts of devices) must be recycled for safety and environmental protection.  Businesses are particularly liable due to the volume of IT equipment […]

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