Blackbird completed an environmental, health and safety compliance audit of the operations of a company that is involved in Information Technology Asset Disposition (ITAD) and end-of-life electronics recycling. The company applies state-of-the-art reuse and recycling systems that safely, securely and transparently break down old IT equipment and e-waste into its reusable components and recycled commodities. They offer services from computer data destruction to entire refurbishment, resale and recycling with the end goal of minimizing the amount of e-waste entering landfills. Items handled mainly include computers, laptops, cell phones, iPads, tablets and printers, but other items such as coffee makers, cell tower repeaters and household electronics are accepted.
The audit was conducted in Surrey, BC at the company’s 20,705 sq ft warehouse, and covered the following topics:
Health and Safety