Waste Advantage Spotlight

Waste Advantage Spotlight

Waste Advantage Magazine Spotlight Advanced Technology Recycling: Recover, Re-purpose, Reuse! Growing from a mom and pop storefront to one of the top-ranked e-waste recyclers in the world, Advanced Technology Recycling is looking forward to not only improving their service models, but also expanding their footprint.   Advanced Technology Recycling has been in business for 25 years,…

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CRT Stockpile In Utah Still Not Cleaned Up

In 2014 Stone Castle Recycling, an e-waste recycler, became one of the many companies throughout the United States to fold.  The problem with this is that they left a hazardous CRT stockpile estimated to be in the millions of pounds.  The Environmental Protection Agency says the owner abandoned an estimated 7.5 million pounds of hazardous…

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Free TV Recycling in Illinois

Free TV Recycling in Illinois

Free TV Recycling in Illinois ATR with (9) R2 certified locations throughout the US is pleased to announce free TV Recycling in Illinois for 2017.  Residents can drop off up to 10 covered devices per day at 8202 North University St in Peoria and 902 North Hazel St. in Pontiac from 9-12 & 1-4 M-F only.  …

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Locating the Right Recycler

Are you like a lot of other companies?  A company that puts all their unwanted electronics in a closet, empty room, or the basement.  You may do this because you don’t know who to trust with your data bearing devices.  You may also want to make sure that you are not polluting the environment.  Locating…

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Utah E-Waste Legislation is a Bust

In 2011, the Utah legislature passed Senate Bill 184, which came into effect January 1, 2012.  This bill prohibits manufacturers from offering electronics for sale without establishing a public educational program on collecting and recycling.  The Utah e-waste legislation is a bust creating a larger problem. According the Utah DEQ (Department of Environmental Quality), this…

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ATR Helps Kenya Schools

ATR Helps Kenya Schools

ATR Helps Kenya School, the story of bringing the World Wide Web to Kenyan School Children                 “Missionary work is filled with possibilities and this is just one story about the amazing things people can accomplish when they rely upon God’s provision and faithfulness” Robert Dean, Ph.D. Education…

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Free Grant Money for Recycling

Earth Day Cash Give Away

Earth Day Cash Give Away $500 in Earth Day Cash could be yours by just dropping off 50 pounds or more of unwanted electronics at our Grand Rapids Michigan facility during regular business hours.  All you have to do to get registered for the 2017 Earth Day Cash Giveaway is bring in 50 pounds or more…

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ATR Ranked 4

ATR Ranked 4

ATR Ranked Number 4 in the World ATR ranked #4 in the world based on the number of R2 Certified Facilities by SERI.   ATR recently announced that their Salt Lake City UT location has successfully completed their R2 certification audit which brings the total number of R2 certified facilities to (9) on the Sustainable Electronics…

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Branch Consolidation

Case Study; Branch Consolidation    One of our customers, serviced by our Birmingham, AL facility, was recently faced with a problem. Over the past 5 years their coverage has grown tremendously, but a lot of overlapping locations needed to be consolidated. Instead of making things harder on customers of these branches they asked ATR to help with…

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Free TV Recycling in Illinois

Free TV Recycling

Free TV Recycling Returns for Michigan Residents in 2017                              ATR with (9) R2: RIOS/ISO: 14001 Certified facilities nationwide is pleased to announce their Grand Rapids location has secured 2017 funding for Free  TV Recycling for residents until September 30,2017 or 3 Million Pounds is collected whichever comes first.   This program increase comes after successfully collecting…

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