Data Breach Prevention

Data Breach Concerns?

Are you protected from a Data Breach? To often we hear about another data breach from a brand we trust and as you would expect the consequences can be severe.  The majority of consumers have expectations a company with billions of customers and even more money can protect us from a data breach but that isn’t always…

Metech Sale Details

It seems some industry insiders are puzzled over the recent sale of Metech International to two of its own internal company leaders for a mere single US dollar.  This unsettling fact begs the question:  Has Metech made its last dollar? Metech International, after all, has 5 US operations on top of its headquarters in Singapore. …

the BIG sale just got bigger

Back by popular demand!  Even bigger markdowns! ATR would like to thank everyone who works hard everyday to make this country great!  As a token of our appreciation we’re marking down our ENTIRE inventory of electronics at all 3 of our Ebay stores!!  The huge Labor Day Sale may have ended but we’re just getting…

Labor Day Message 2018

A special thanks to our staff and customers from our CEO & COO Only in a country that is so great, can we acknowledge and thank all the working contributions past-present-future that enable companies to flourish and grow providing strength to the US economy and well being of every family.  It is with heartfelt thanks…

Free TV Recycling ends

Free TV Recycling Program ends in Michigan

    Free TV Recycling ending for Michigan Residents ATR (Advanced Technology Recycling) Grand Rapids Michigan announced today they will no longer be accepting residential drop offs after August 1, 2018.  “The free program was rebooted during the Flint Water Crisis in 2016 and to date has prevented nearly 6 Million pounds of unwanted electronics…

ECS Refining Auction

ECS Refining Auction Details

ECS Refining Auction Closes for AMS Gear The ECS Refining auction scheduled to take place in Sacramento CA U.S. Bankruptcy court has ended with the winning bidder paying more than twice what was previously announced in E-Scrap news on July 19, 2018 .  Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR) was one of only 4 qualified bidders represented…

ECS Refining Auction

ECS Refining Bankruptcy

ECS Refining Bankruptcy Opens New Doors The ECS Refining bankruptcy case (# 18-22453-D-11) has shifted to liquidation and immediate facility closures across the U.S.  According to public court documents acquired through PacerMonitor U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge Robert Bardwill authorized W.Donald Gieseke the bankruptcy trustee appointed to this case to spend $657,000 from the failing company’s 1.06…

ATR Case Study

ATR Feature Story

As seen in Resource Recycling Summer 2018 Magazine, many thanks to Dan Leif, Jared Paben and the editing team at Resource Recycling who did an amazing job on this case study, the printed version looks even better guys! One processor was recently tapped by a financial institution to securely destroy thousands of drives at multiple…

Free TV Recycling ends

Free TV Recycling Program ends

    Free TV Recycling ends for Michigan Residents ATR (Advanced Technology Recycling) Grand Rapids Michigan announced today they will no longer be accepting residential drop offs after August 1, 2018.  “The free program was rebooted during the Flint Water Crisis in 2016 and to date has prevented nearly 6 Million pounds of unwanted electronics…

Memorial Day 2018

Memorial Day 2018 Message from our COO Our heart-felt thanks goes out to every family that has endured the loss of a loved one serving in our military defending our freedom and way of life.  Please take a moment this weekend as you enjoy time with your families and friends to remember the gift given…