ATR’s Peoria, IL Sites Employee of the Month

Quinton Kimble is March’s Employee of the Month for the Peoria, IL site. Quinton started with ATR as a temporary employee in August 2014. As of January 26, 2015 he became a full time ATR employee. In Just one full month Quinton has earned his way as the employee of the month. Quinton is currently…

EWSI Closure

EWSI Closure prompts immediate action from ATR.  E-Waste Systems Inc (EWSI) located in Geneva, NY continues to struggle.   EWSI who was evicted from its Ohio location late in 2014 for failure to pay its employees is now facing the same allegations in New York state. According to the local story attached, EWSI is believed…

SERI’s Response to Diversified Recycling LLC CRT Mismanagement

February 19, 2015 Boulder, Colorado –  SERI plans to investigate e-Waste CRT processor “Sarah’s Trading” . The Basel Action Network’s (BAN’s) allegations of outrageous mismanagement of CRTs by Sarah’s Trading of Doraville, Georgia again underscores the necessity of effective due diligence when selecting downstream processors for end-of-life electronics. If proven true, the alleged mismanagement shows…

Do you know where your company’s e-Waste is going?

Posted today, 2/19, from Resource Recycling, By Bobby Elliott, E-Scrap News Diversified Recycling’s downstream CRT processor “Sarah’s Trading” prompts “BAN” investigation. Diversified Recycling has been slammed by Basel Action Network for allegedly sending glass to a downstream partner that dumped the material at a local landfill. The company is also accused of selling broken devices…

Electronics Recycling Centers Dwindling

On February 9, 2015 the Chicago Tribune reports by Susan DeMar Lafferty, Daily Southtown. On the second Saturday of the month, cars would line the lengthy driveway at the Orland Township Highway Department and spill out onto Wolf Road as throngs of people came to recycle their electronics. Volunteers helped unload the hefty TV consoles…

ATR Announces Grand Rapids MI facility at 355 Cottage Grove SE

RE: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE B&K Technology Solutions Inc. the parent company of Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR), with its corporate headquarters located in Pontiac, IL, announced today that their Grand Rapids, MI location has moved to a new facility within the Grand Rapids area. This locations is at 355 Cottage Grove SE Grand Rapids, MI, just…

Tim Troutman – Advanced Technology Recycling – Grand Rapids, MI

Please join me in congratulating Tim Troutman for winning ATR Grand Rapids site’s January 2015 Employee of the Month. Tim started with ATR in August of 2014 as the Warehouse/Driver. David Shears, Northeast Regional Manager, states “Tim is definitely valued here at ATR. Tim is willing and eager to take on more roles and responsibilities….