ATR Acquires ERS

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ATR Acquires ERS in Utah

ATR (Advanced Technology Recycling) is pleased to announce ATR acquires ERS (Electronic Recycling Solutions) based in Tooele Utah a suburb of Salt Lake City and just minutes away from some of the fastest growing tech hubs in the US.   The Utah based company was formed in 2008 by Scott Campbell as a Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business and has achieved an impressive portfolio of credentials including, R2:2013, ISO: 9001, ISO: 14001, OHSAS: 18001 and Microsoft Registered Refurbisher.  The company has fostered professional relationships with partners to create personalized solutions that meet their asset management and electronic recycling needs.  ERS has also developed an innovative and profitable approach for sorting and processing residential material streams.

This merger will allow ERS to better serve their clients by providing them with a larger foot print of locations in order to give national consistency.   ATR has a strong belief in environmental stewardship and keeping its clients’ needs as their primary focus, which is what ERS molded their business model around.

Article updated 1/3/2019:  ATR is pleased to announce we have relocated the former ECS Tooele operation to 1130 S 3800 W Suite 200 in Salt Lake City, UT 84104 to better serve the needs of our customers.  The new facility will function as a primary processing hub and provide additional logistics capabilities to all U.S. customers.

The acquisition is part of ATR’s commitment to improve services to a growing list of customers based on the West Coast and will be used to offer Asset Management and Secure Destruction solutions to an evolving tech market in nearby Silicon Slopes.  ATR is one of the few R2 Certified companies in existence that possesses a GSA Schedule and is registered by the US State Department to manage ITAR (International Traffic and Arms Regulations) grade defense articles for the DoD and Aerospace customers.

ATR currently operates (6) R2 Certified Facilities located in Pontiac Illinois (Corporate Headquarters), Peoria IL, Grand Rapids MI, San Antonio TX, Birmingham AL, Buffalo NY, Richmond VA and our newest facility in Las Vegas NV.  Chat with them live during regular business hours at or visit their page to get deals, updates and watch streaming video from our events in real time…Isn’t it time to ReThink Electronic Recycling and Think ATR!

ABOUT ATR:  B&K Technology Solutions dba Advanced Technology Recycling was founded in 1992 by the Ehresman family and continues to be family owned and operated.  ATR clients include Fortune 100 enterprise companies and small, medium and large corporations throughout the US that are engaged in business services delivery, manufacturing, insurance, hospital/healthcare, residential and government agency markets.  The company assists its clients to engage in the safe and secure handling and environmentally friendly disposal of e-waste.  The company is a member of NAID, ISO14001, R2, and OHSAS 18001 certified, a GSA US Government Schedule Contractor and is a registered ITAR (International Traffic in Arms Regulation) supplier for the US Military.  Please direct any general inquires to, or regarding this press release.

Author: Brodie Ehresman

Brodie Ehresman is one of the originating family owners of the two facilities formed in 1992 and is acting Director of Marketing. Brodie utilizes his 30+ years of IT background and entrepreneurship to develop innovative sustainable recycling solutions to help ATR customers improve their triple bottom line.