June 2014 Employee of the Month ATR – Birmingham site.

            James Moore – Advanced Technology Recycling Kudos to James Moore for receiving the first ATR – Birmingham Employee of the Month. James will receive a special employee of the month parking spot as well as a gift card to treat himself to dinner. James started with ATR in February…

June 2014 Employee of the Month ATR- Pontiac site.

John Bennett – Advanced Technology Recycling Huge congrats to John Bennett receiving ATR Pontiac Site – June employee of the Month.  John will receive a special employee of the month parking spot. John started with ATR in December of 2012 in the warehouse and is made an impact on his team for the past year…

R2 Solutions rules againts crt glass landfill use

March 26, 2014   Boulder, Colorado — The R2 Solutions Board of Directors voted unanimously to clarify that R2:2013 prohibits the use of CRT glass that no longer is considered a Focus Material (FM) as Alternative Daily Cover at solid waste landfills.   “This formal clarification by the Board is a win for the environment,”…

Companies Join Advanced Technology Recycling for Earth Day 1 Million Pound Challenge

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Companies Join Nationwide E-waste Recycling Challenge February 25, 2014 PONTIAC – Businesses are partnering together to participate in Advanced Technology Recycling’s One Million Pound Challenge — an environmental initiative centered on diverting one million pounds of electronics from landfills for Earth Day. Advanced Technology Recycling, a nationwide electronics recycling company, aspires to…

ATR acquires Pekin-based ‘Going Green’

This article is from the Peoria Journal Star – Friday February 14th, Section C pg. 1               Advanced Technology Recycling, a national Electronic recycling company based in Pontiac,  has acquired Pekin-based Going Green Computer’s  electronic recycling services and client list.     “Recent downturns in the economy pricing, coupled with increases in cost for service delivery,…

Advanced Technology Recycling Acquires Going Green Computers in Pekin, IL

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 4, 2014 Advanced Technology Recycling Acquires Going Green Computers Pontiac, IL – Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR), a nationwide ISO 14001 and R2 certified electronic recycling company headquarter in Pontiac, IL; acquires Pekin, IL based Going Green Computer’s (GGC) electronic recycling services and client list.  “ATR is pleased to join forces with…

Grand Opening and e-Waste Drive set for ATR – Birmingham, AL

January 10, 2014 Nationwide Electronics Recycler Announces Grand Opening in Alabama Hoover, AL – Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR), a nationwide ISO 14001 and R2 certified electronic recycling company has expanded its operations by opening up a facility in the Birmingham Metro area, AL.  The grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony is open to the public,…

Year in Review: 2013 at Advanced Technology Recycling

January 2013 ATR becomes an ITAR registered company, setting the precedence as an Industry-leader in technology recycling solutions. ATR partners with In the Image– a Grand Rapids, MI based non-profit organization committed to providing resources to low-income West Michigan families. The new partnership would generate revenue for the purchase of shoes for children, through electronics collection…

Public Grand Opening of ATR Site in Alabama Set for Jan. 17th, 2014

Nationwide Electronics Recycler Announces Grand Opening in Alabama Hoover, AL – Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR), a nationwide ISO 14001 and R2 certified electronics recycling company has expanded its operations by opening up a facility in the Birmingham Metro area, AL. The grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony is open to the public, January 17th from 10:00…

CNN report unveils the risk associated with copiers

Have you or your employer ever used a copier to scan an image of your social security card, tax documents, employee information or other important and sensitive records? According to a study conducted by CNN, nearly every digital copier built since 2002 contains a hard-drive – “Like the one on your personal computer it stores…