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  • What Counts as e-Waste?

    With the ever-evolving state of electronics and technology, protecting our environment is more critical than ever. Each year roughly 50 million tons of e-waste are generated worldwide, so everyone must participate in the safe disposal of outdated equipment. Improper electronics disposal can lead to environmental factors that can affect your community, as many tech devices […]

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  • Tech Audits: What to Do with Outdated Devices

    Today, businesses are only as good as their technology. Modern devices offer powerful advantages that can upgrade business processes and increase revenue. A newer, more advanced device seems to come out every six months, but seasoned business owners know not to believe the hype. Still, there always comes a time when their faithful, familiar device […]

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  • Is It Safe to Buy a Refurbished Computer for My Business?

    Well, it looks like you found a great deal on some refurbished computers for your business! Before you click that BUY NOW button, there are some concerns you may want to address. Are Accessories Included? Sometimes a great deal is a great deal because it’s not… let’s say, “complete.” Perhaps you’re looking at a workstation […]

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  • How Long Do I Have to Keep Employment Records on File?

    The maintenance of employment records can be a massive undertaking. For companies with a large payroll, handling employment records can be a business in itself. Regardless, a proper policy outlining the handling of employment records can be crucial in the case of an audit. This article will outline the various regulations regarding the maintenance of […]

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  • Is It Dangerous to Throw Away Batteries?

    You’ve probably heard conflicting advice about how to dispose of batteries. Some people may tell you to chuck them in the trash, while others say you could blow up your whole house that way. The truth is somewhere in the middle and largely depends on the type of batteries you need to discard. Types of […]

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  • HITECH vs. HIPAA: What’s the Difference?

    HITECH vs. HIPAA: What’s the Difference? Businesses and organizations must protect many different types of personal information to prevent serious consequences in the event of a breach. However, among the most serious and specifically regulated is personal health information. Medical confidentiality has been a fundamental concept within medicine for millennia and is enshrined in U.S. […]

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  • 6 Common Kinds of Electronics You Can Recycle

    In today’s high-tech world, people rely on electronics a lot. Devices light our homes, entertain us, and keep us connected with the world. Yet, everything has an expiration date and eventually must be disposed of. But e-waste, or electronic waste, is different from other waste and must follow proper disposal protocols. A United Nations study […]

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  • 5 Ways to Prep Your Tech for Resale

    Trying to get a little extra cash flow reselling your company’s computers, servers, or another tech? Here are a few simple steps to take to get ready for a smooth process. Make Sure You Have All the Parts A major factor in how much you can get for your used tech is whether or not […]

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  • What Are Toxic Assets and How Can They Be Addressed with ITAD?

    Following the housing crisis in 2008, a new phrase crept into the public lexicon: Toxic Assets. Before then, investors knew them by the less visceral name of Troubled Assets. Once the value of an object becomes so low that there is no market where owners can sell it, it becomes toxic. This situation might seem […]

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