Rapid Growth Media coverage on ATR – Grand Rapids, MI

Rapid Growth Media innovation & job news Nationwide electronics recycling company expanding capacity of Grand Rapids facility, plans to hire THURSDAY, AUGUST 29, 2013 Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR), an electronics-waste recycling operation located in Grand Rapids (702 Hall St. SW), recently announced plans for expanding its local processing capacity to recycle even more electronics and rebuild…

“Responsible Electronics Recycling Act” Re-introduced in Congress

WASHINGTON DC- The “Responsible Electronics Recycling Act” has been updated and re-introduced in Congress. Support of this legislation will urge the ban of e-waste export to non-OECD countries, making it illegal for electronics waste to be sent to developing countries and other nations that do not have the infrastructure in place to safely process electronics….

Nationwide Electronics Recycler Announces Plans to Open Sixth Site

  PONTIAC, IL – Advanced Technology Recycling, a nationwide R2 certified electronics processor, will be opening their sixth materials recovery facility in Birmingham, AL. “One of the biggest goals for ATR and our presence in the Southeast is to help the region work towards becoming greener in their environmental practices,” said Rick Spikes, Operations Manager…

ATRAuction.com Offers Public Opportunities to Purchase Affordable Electronics

PONTIAC, IL – In line with the company model to re-purpose unwanted electronics entering the waste stream, Advanced Technology Recycling is offering the public several opportunities to purchase affordable refurbished and vintage electronics conveniently through various online storefronts. “AT Recycle is founded on the premise of utilizing our strong background in information technology to extend…

ATR Featured on “Business Matters” Radio Talk Show

Advanced Technology Recycling was featured on the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce radio show, “Business Matters” on May 18th.  Whitney Ehresman, Business Development Manager, was interviewed for ten minutes discussing ATR, the services the company offers, and the importance of electronics recycling. The segment can be listened to online at: http://www1.grandrapids.org/radio/2013/2013-05-18businessmatters.asp The interview begins…

Electronics recycler announces plans to expand Grand Rapids operations

By Jim Harger | jharger@mlive.com on June 28, 2013 at 4:57 PM, updated June 28, 2013 at 8:25 PM GRAND RAPIDS, MI-Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR), a nationwide electronics recycling company, has announced plans to expand its processing capacity in West Michigan. “One year ago we had one employee in an empty warehouse and have significantly increased our processing…

Nationwide Company Brings Jobs to West MI through Recycling

Nationwide Company Brings Jobs to West MI through Recycling June 24, 2013 Grand Rapids, MI- Advanced Technology Recycling, a nationwide electronics recycling company, announced today plans for expanding its local processing capacity, allowing the company to continue to bring jobs to West Michigan from nationwide partners. Every week the national recycling giant has incoming shipments…

R2 Certification on Horizon for ATR San Antonio Facility

June 24, 2013 San Antonio, TX – Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR), a nationwide electronics recycling company based out of Pontiac, IL, is pleased to announce their San Antonio location has recently completed Phase One of the Responsible Recycling (R2) Certification process. “Even though our San Antonio facility has only been open a few months, this…