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…

$1000 cash turns up at ATR e-cycling event, owner later found.

Fox 2 News Report – $1000 in crisp, green $100 bills turn up at e-cycling event! By Robin Schwartz, Fox 2 News PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WJBK) – An event meant to help people go green turns up a pile of “green” in Plymouth Township. Workers found $1000 cash among electronic waste dropped off for recycling. Then, they…

ATR Finds $1000 at E-waste Drive, Locates Owner

Plymouth, MI – Workers at a local e-waste drive were in for an unexpected surprise when $1000 cash was found stashed among electronics dropped off for recycling. The free community e-cycling event, sponsored by Intertek, Johnson Controls and Advanced Technology Recycling, took place today from 7-1 and will be open to the community again tomorrow…

Jay Cox of ATR featured on San Antonio News at Green Fest 2013

Jay Cox, Business Development Manager at Advanced Technology Recycling was interviewed live at Green Fest 2013 in San Antonio, TX. The segment, which aired on Sept. 16th, was featured on KENS Channel 5 news. “This gives us an opportunity as a recycling company to make sure that anyone that shows up to the event can…

Birmingham, AL – ATR Site Now Open to Public

BIRMINGHAM, AL -– Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR), a nationwide R2 certified electronics recycling company, is pleased to announce their Birmingham, AL location is now open and fully operational for businesses and residents looking for secure electronics recycling and asset recovery options. “The overall reception we have received from residents, businesses and community leaders during our…

San Antonio – Now R2 Certified

 SAN ANTONIO – Advanced Technology Recycling, an electronics recycling company    with six sites nationwide, has received their R2 and ISO 14001 certifications for the San Antonio office, which opened their doors just eight months ago. “To receive our certifications this quickly is truly amazing,” said Site Manager, Maria Prindle. “We enjoyed the support of our Compliance…