GRACC Members in the Spotlight: ATR

GRACC Members in the Spotlight:  Advanced Technology Recycling Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR) began in 2002 after parent company, B&K Technology Solutions, responded to an increasing need for environmentally-friendly e-waste disposal. Today, ATR is focused on providing a total recycling solution for the commercial industry while also serving the residential market in properly disposing electronics in…

Grand Rapids Press coverage on the new ATR partnership in Michigan

Partnership Between Local Organizations expects to collect 12,000 pairs of shoes for kids Sandra Chang. Grand Rapids Press GRAND RAPIDS, MI — A partnership between In the Image and Advanced Technology Recycling hopes to collect enough outdated electronics to allow the charity and the business to donate 12,000 shoes to school-aged children this year. The…

ATR partnership positively impacts lives of local children

         Recycle Electronics & Change a Child’s Life Jan 18 – GRAND RAPIDS – Through a new partnership between In the Image of Grand Rapids and Advanced Technology Recycling, your old unwanted electronics can help fund the purchase of a new pair of shoes for a child in need. Advanced Technology Recycling, a certified nationwide…

ATR Receives ITAR Registration

ATR Receives ITAR Registration, GSA Schedule Approved. Advanced Technology Recycling , ATR Receives ITAR Registration,  International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) registration is awarded by the US Department of State, Bureau of Political-Military Affairs.  ATR has established Secure Destruction Services (SDS) comprised of compliance, legal, logistics and operational professionals with additional capabilities and security clearances…

Whitney Ehresman of Advanced Technology Recycling – Grand Rapids, MI

Meet your Chamber Ambassadors! Each month, the Chamber will “spotlight” a few of our volunteer Chamber Ambassadors.  This month, we are introducing two of our newest Ambassadors;  Whitney Ehresman of Advanced Technology Recycling and Rod Weersing of Grand River Bank. Whitney Ehresman is the Business Development Manager at Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR), an R2 certified electronics recycling company. Whitney, a self-proclaimed environmentalist, began working for ATR because…

ATR Moves into San Antonio, Texas

Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR), an R2 and ISO 14001 certified electronics recycler Headquartered in Pontiac, IL, with locations in Illinois and Michigan, has announced acquisition of Technology Recycling Customers and Fixed Assets, a recycling company based out of San Antonio, Texas. This acquisition will “solidify the nationwide footprint of ATR,” said Ray Magee, Director of…