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…

ECS Bankruptcy

ECS Refining Bankruptcy

ECS Refining Bankruptcy Updates According to a court document ECS Refining filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy with the U.S. Bankruptcy courts in Sacramento, California on April 24, 2018 in an effort to restructure a $32,888,318.00 debt.  Update, on July 2, 2018  ECS Refining shuttered all U. S. facilities and laid off their entire work force.   ECS…

IoT Recycling

ATR Launches IoT Recycling Program

ATR Buffalo, NY March 9, 2018 announced today they’re seeking OEM support and developing an IoT Recycling program to manage IoT (Internet of Things) devices. A new information revolution is present today via cloud computing, big data analytics, cognitive computing, and the Internet of Things (IoT) thus having created a new crop of smart devices. …

Nationwide Secure Destruction

ATR introduces new approach to nationwide Secure Destruction project

Nationwide Secure Destruction Experts Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR) Birmingham AL February 15, 2018 introduces innovative new approach to destroying 6,000 highly sensitive hard drives simultaneously throughout the U.S.   A large financial institution was faced with a perplexing dilemma on how to cost effectively destroy a significant number of sensitive assets distributed throughout the U.S….

ATR Acknowledges VIP Employees

ATR Acknowledges VIP Employees This year the CEO and COO decided to start several awards programs for employees. The awards ranged from years of service to special recognition for hard work, Peer recognition and Road Warriors. There were 37 total awards given this year. Peer Recognition Award Employees were asked to nominate peers that they…

Voting Machine Recycling

Voting Machine Recycling

Voting Machine Recycling In 2002, the United States Government passed a bill called the HAVA (Help America Vote Act) to help the states replace the millions of outdated voting machines. The old punch style voting machines were replaced with optical scanners, DRE (Direct Recording Electronic), and various other forms of voting machines.  Many of these…