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    Greentec Partners with Call2Recycle

    By Tony Perrotta
    March 15, 2024
    Call2Recycle and Greentec expand their partnership to support the growth of battery recycling in Ontario

    3 min read

    Feb 12, 2024

    Electronic Waste Drivers in Canada: A Growing Environmental Concern
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    Electronic Waste Drivers in Canada: A Growing Environmental Concern

    Introduction In recent years, Canada has seen a significant increase in electronic waste (e-waste), ...

    3 min read

    Feb 08, 2024

    The Importance of Computer Recycling in Canada

    The Importance of Computer Recycling in Canada

    In recent years, the concept of a circular economy has gained traction as a sustainable alternative ...

    6 min read

    Feb 05, 2024

    Benefits Beyond Green: Why Sustainable ITAD Makes Good Business Sense
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    Benefits Beyond Green: Why Sustainable ITAD Makes Good Business Sense

    Aligning Sustainability with Profitability: Unveiling the Business Value of Sustainable IT Asset ...

    4 min read

    Feb 02, 2024

    Green Revolution: Sustainable ITAD - Solutions to the E-Waste Crisis
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    Green Revolution: Sustainable ITAD - Solutions to the E-Waste Crisis

    A Wasteland of Gadgets: The E-Waste Crisis Looms Our insatiable appetite for technology has created ...

    5 min read

    Feb 02, 2024

    Greening IT: Navigating the Intersection of IT Asset Disposition (ITAD) and Climate Change

    Greening IT: Navigating the Intersection of IT Asset Disposition (ITAD) and Climate Change

    I. Introduction A. The Carbon Footprint of Technology Technology has become a crucial part of our ...

    5 min read

    Feb 01, 2024

    Unpacking E-Waste: Unseen Hazards and Alarming Implications
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    Unpacking E-Waste: Unseen Hazards and Alarming Implications

    Introduction Electronic waste, or E-waste, is a burgeoning global problem that is gaining attention ...

    4 min read

    Jan 31, 2024

    The Pivotal Role of NIST Standards in Education: Securing IT Systems and Ensuring Cyber Resilience
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    The Pivotal Role of NIST Standards in Education: Securing IT Systems and Ensuring Cyber Resilience

    Introduction Navigating the digital landscape is an increasingly complex challenge for educational ...

    4 min read

    Jan 30, 2024

    PIPEDA Compliance: How ITAD and Greentec Ensure Your Data Privacy
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    PIPEDA Compliance: How ITAD and Greentec Ensure Your Data Privacy

    The digital era has amplified the need for businesses to securely manage sensitive data. In Canada, ...

    6 min read

    Jan 29, 2024

    Demystifying ITAD: A Glossary for Responsible E-Waste Disposal
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    Demystifying ITAD: A Glossary for Responsible E-Waste Disposal

    IT Asset Disposition Glossary of Terms Within the realm of IT asset disposition (ITAD), a vast ...

    2 min read

    Jan 29, 2024

    Air Canada & Greentec | A Success Story
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    Air Canada & Greentec | A Success Story

    Introduction Air Canada, a leading global airline, relies heavily on advanced devices for its ...

    9 min read

    Jan 29, 2024

    Aligning ITAD with Corporate Social Responsibility | Greentec
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    Aligning ITAD with Corporate Social Responsibility | Greentec

    Introduction Corporate social responsibility (CSR) plays an integral role in a company's strategic ...

    6 min read

    Jan 25, 2024

    Top Questions Every CIO Should Be Asking About ITAD
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    Top Questions Every CIO Should Be Asking About ITAD

    As a Chief Information Officer (CIO), understanding and managing your organization's IT Asset ...

    3 min read

    Jan 24, 2024

    An Exploration of When IT Asset Disposal (ITAD) is Essential
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    An Exploration of When IT Asset Disposal (ITAD) is Essential

    Introduction Strategic management of your IT assets sets a foundation for efficiency, security, and ...

    7 min read

    Jan 23, 2024

    The Pertinence of ITAD: Why It Matters Now More than Ever
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    The Pertinence of ITAD: Why It Matters Now More than Ever

    In an era where technology is at the forefront of nearly every aspect of our lives, effective ...

    6 min read

    Jan 23, 2024

    ITAD For Remote Workers: A Step-by-Step Guide for Decentralized Disposition
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    ITAD For Remote Workers: A Step-by-Step Guide for Decentralized Disposition

    Introduction Remote work has revolutionized the way businesses operate, bringing about unique ...

    3 min read

    Nov 20, 2023

    Easy Steps to Wipe a Windows 11 PC
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    Easy Steps to Wipe a Windows 11 PC

    Learn how to wipe your Windows 11 PC with these easy steps. Discover the key differences between ...

    3 min read

    Nov 20, 2023

    The Ultimate Guide to Wiping Clean Your Amazon Fire Tablet
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    The Ultimate Guide to Wiping Clean Your Amazon Fire Tablet

    Discover the step-by-step process to effectively wipe clean your Amazon Fire tablet with this ...

    3 min read

    Nov 20, 2023

    Safely Wiping Your Data from iPhone: A Step-by-Step Guide
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    Safely Wiping Your Data from iPhone: A Step-by-Step Guide

    Introduction Whether you're passing on your iPhone to a new owner, troubleshooting persistent ...

    2 min read

    Nov 20, 2023

    Securely Wiping Your Android Device: A Step-by-Step Guide
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    Securely Wiping Your Android Device: A Step-by-Step Guide

    Introduction Whether you're preparing to sell your Android smartphone, troubleshooting persistent ...

    5 min read

    Nov 07, 2023

    Basel Convention E-Waste Amendments: “Impacts on the ITAD and Electronics Recycling Industry

    Basel Convention E-Waste Amendments: “Impacts on the ITAD and Electronics Recycling Industry"

    The Basel Convention, an international treaty that regulates the movement of hazardous waste ...

    3 min read

    Oct 14, 2023

    International E-Waste Day: A call to action for sustainable electronic waste management

    International E-Waste Day: A call to action for sustainable electronic waste management

    October 14 is International E-Waste Day which was first introduced by the Waste from Electrical and ...

    6 min read

    Sep 18, 2023

    Shipping Electronic Equipment with Lithium-Ion Batteries: What You Need to Know

    Shipping Electronic Equipment with Lithium-Ion Batteries: What You Need to Know

    In an age dominated by the use of portable electronic devices, the demand for lithium-ion batteries ...

    2 min read

    Sep 15, 2023

    The Importance of Certified Electronic Recycling: Protecting Data and the Environment

    The Importance of Certified Electronic Recycling: Protecting Data and the Environment

    How is this different from standard recycling? The Canadian Environmental Protection Act (EPA) ...

    1 min read

    Aug 16, 2023

    Embracing Canada's Privacy Law Reforms: The Importance of Law 25

    Embracing Canada's Privacy Law Reforms: The Importance of Law 25

    The introduction of Law 25, formerly Bill 64, is a significant milestone for privacy law reforms in ...

    1 min read

    Aug 14, 2023

    Certified Shred Service: Secure Data Destruction and Recycling for IT Assets

    Certified Shred Service: Secure Data Destruction and Recycling for IT Assets

    How do you properly dispose of data, media and information technology that can’t be reused? At ...

    3 min read

    Dec 20, 2022

    The Electronic Device Journey of E-Waste Disposal and Recycling

    The Electronic Device Journey of E-Waste Disposal and Recycling

    Reposted from the following article in Cambridge Today with approval: ...

    13 min read

    Nov 15, 2022

    The Importance of R2v3 Certified Companies for Electronics Recycling

    The Importance of R2v3 Certified Companies for Electronics Recycling

    What you should be looking for in R2v3 certified electronics recycling companies (to avoid ...

    6 min read

    Sep 29, 2022

    Which NAID Certification guarantees data destruction?

    Which NAID Certification guarantees data destruction?

    Let’s rewind the clocks to a simpler time. The year was 1995 and a NAID certification was unheard ...

    8 min read

    Aug 25, 2022

    The Hard Costs of How To Wipe A Hard Drive On A Dead Computer

    The Hard Costs of How To Wipe A Hard Drive On A Dead Computer

    We go beyond explaining how to wipe a hard drive on a dead computer and outline the underlying ...

    4 min read

    Jul 14, 2022

    How IT professionals prepare for a Data Center Clean-Out

    How IT professionals prepare for a Data Center Clean-Out

    The steps to prepare for a data center clean-out Are you looking to do a system refresh? Do you ...

    5 min read

    Jul 13, 2022

    DIY data erasure software uses standards that are called safe but are risky

    DIY data erasure software uses standards that are called safe but are risky

    DIY data erasure software uses standards that are called safe, but in reality, can have an adverse ...

    4 min read

    Jul 12, 2022

    Is in-house degaussing a safe way to erase data?

    Is in-house degaussing a safe way to erase data?

    Degaussing is more complex than waving a magnet around a hard drive Over time, we accumulate hard ...

    4 min read

    Jul 11, 2022

    4 Benefits of E Waste Recycling

    4 Benefits of E Waste Recycling

    Why E Waste Recyling is Our Future In a world where almost everyone owns an electronic gadget, the ...

    0 min read

    May 27, 2022

    Balancing Security & Sustainability

    Balancing Security & Sustainability

    Addressing School Board ITAD Needs Proper device disposition within your school board can make a ...

    7 min read

    May 16, 2022

    Remove Files and Clean the Drive: How to Wipe Windows 10 Laptop PCs

    Remove Files and Clean the Drive: How to Wipe Windows 10 Laptop PCs

    How to Remove Files and Clean the Drive: From Backup to Wipe Hard Drive Gone are the days where you ...

    5 min read

    May 04, 2022

    Secure E Waste: How to Ensure Ironclad Data Erasure

    Secure E Waste: How to Ensure Ironclad Data Erasure

    By following this process, secure e waste is obtainable before it hits the bin Looking to securely ...

    4 min read

    Apr 21, 2022

    GREENTEC ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH TORONTO ZOO

    GREENTEC ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH TORONTO ZOO

    Reducing the carbon demand to produce new devices and diverting e-waste from the environment, ...

    7 min read

    Mar 30, 2022

    How to Delete Everything in Your MacBook (OS)

    How to Delete Everything in Your MacBook (OS)

    Here's our guide on how to delete everything in your MacBook from the latest, Cheyenne, to any ...

    5 min read

    Mar 28, 2022

    What Is Urban Mining?

    What Is Urban Mining?

    Urban mining is the practice of extracting valuable metals and materials from electronic waste. ...

    3 min read

    Mar 08, 2022

    How to Recycle Cell Phones: The E-Waste Recycling Process

    How to Recycle Cell Phones: The E-Waste Recycling Process

    The E-Waste Recycling Process for Cell Phones (in a nutshell) E-waste created by improperly ...

    2 min read

    Feb 22, 2022

    GREENTEC RECEIVES APPROVED REGISTRATION UNDER CONTROLLED GOODS PROGRAM
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    GREENTEC RECEIVES APPROVED REGISTRATION UNDER CONTROLLED GOODS PROGRAM

    CAMBRIDGE, ON | FEBRUARY 22, 2022 — Strengthening data security and privacy for organizations ...

    3 min read

    Feb 18, 2022

    Peel District School Board Achieves Grade A Security &  Sustainability Efforts with Greentec

    Peel District School Board Achieves Grade A Security &  Sustainability Efforts with Greentec

    The second largest public school board in Ontario, the Peel District School Board (PDSB) is home to ...

    4 min read

    Feb 17, 2022

    Five Steps for a Successful ITAD Process in 2022

    Five Steps for a Successful ITAD Process in 2022

    What You Can Do to Ensure Your ITAD Process is Successful in 2022 First of all, what is ITAD? IT ...

    5 min read

    Feb 16, 2022

    Four Environmental Hazards of E-Waste Hiding In Your Facility

    Four Environmental Hazards of E-Waste Hiding In Your Facility

    Every single organization has e-waste. Devices that become e-waste include your computer monitor, ...

    2 min read

    Jan 14, 2022

    Greentec Becomes First E-Waste Processor To Receive R2v3 Certification In Canada

    Greentec Becomes First E-Waste Processor To Receive R2v3 Certification In Canada

    CAMBRIDGE, ON | JANUARY 11, 2022 — On a mission to support organizations with intelligent IT asset ...

    1 min read

    Dec 08, 2021

    Greentec President, Tony Perrotta featured by Shred Nations
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    Greentec President, Tony Perrotta featured by Shred Nations

    Everyone wants to know — what ACTUALLY happens to E-waste when it is recycled? Shred Nations sat ...

    4 min read

    Dec 07, 2021

    Addressing the Top IT Disposition Concerns of School Boards

    Addressing the Top IT Disposition Concerns of School Boards

    What is ITAD? IT asset disposition is the disposal of obsolete or unwanted IT assets in a secure, ...

    3 min read

    Dec 02, 2021

    How to Delete Files on Chromebook and Perform a Factory Reset

    How to Delete Files on Chromebook and Perform a Factory Reset

    These steps outline how to delete files on Chromebook and more Has some “spring cleaning” at work ...

    4 min read

    Dec 02, 2021

    How To Ensure Data Erasure on an Old iPhone or iPad (iOS)

    How To Ensure Data Erasure on an Old iPhone or iPad (iOS)

    The Guide to Secure Data Erasure for your Obsolete iOS Apple Products Has your business recently ...

    2 min read

    Oct 25, 2021

    Greentec Partners with FOOD LAND to Promote Proper Electronics Recycling
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    Greentec Partners with FOOD LAND to Promote Proper Electronics Recycling

    CAMBRIDGE, ON | OCTOBER 19, 2021 — Working in communities across Canada to reduce the amount of ...

    3 min read

    Oct 22, 2021

    You Need to Prioritize IT Disposition Mapping For Your School Board

    You Need to Prioritize IT Disposition Mapping For Your School Board

    When it is time to upgrade your school board’s IT assets, simply unplugging and throwing the device ...

    0 min read

    Oct 05, 2021

    Podcast Draft

    Podcast Draft

    Need to work out permissions, this is the transcript of Tony's recent podcast appearance.

    2 min read

    Sep 27, 2021

    Why your business should let the pros recycle your electronics

    Why your business should let the pros recycle your electronics

    Technology is moving fast. Today’s smartphones have more computing power than a desktop from 10 ...

    2 min read

    Sep 24, 2021

    Escrap Commodities Trading

    Escrap Commodities Trading

    The Right Escrap Partner to Help Grow Your Business The electronic scrap business (more commonly ...

    5 min read

    Jun 08, 2021

    Greentec: Your Trusted OECM Partner for Secure ITAD and E-Waste Recycling

    Greentec: Your Trusted OECM Partner for Secure ITAD and E-Waste Recycling

    For the second time in a row, Greentec has been awarded recognition as a Preferred OECM Vendor. ...

    1 min read

    Jun 08, 2021

    GREENTEC CHOSEN TO SUPPORT AIR CANADA’S SUSTAINABILITY INITIATIVES
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    GREENTEC CHOSEN TO SUPPORT AIR CANADA’S SUSTAINABILITY INITIATIVES

    CAMBRIDGE, ON | JUNE 1, 2021 — Greentec, a certified electronics recycling company based in ...

    0 min read

    May 03, 2021

    Tony Perrotta on Know Tech Talk Podcast

    Tony Perrotta on Know Tech Talk Podcast

    President and CEO Tony Perrotta was on the Know Tech Talk Podcast with Barb Paluszkiewicz, sharing ...

    2 min read

    Apr 16, 2021

    Air Canada Tech Lifecycle Management & Greentec

    Air Canada Tech Lifecycle Management & Greentec

    At Air Canada, flight crew require powerful, up to date devices that can manage a variety of ...

    2 min read

    Apr 09, 2021

    As Seen on CTV News- What do you do with an old cellphone? Greentec hopes to reduce Canada’s e-waste
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    As Seen on CTV News- What do you do with an old cellphone? Greentec hopes to reduce Canada’s e-waste

    As more Canadians replace their old electronics with new technology, one Ontario-based company ...

    1 min read

    Mar 31, 2021

    Greentec- Featured in the Cambridge Times

    Greentec- Featured in the Cambridge Times

    We are incredibly honoured to be featured in the Cambridge Times.

    3 min read

    Feb 11, 2021

    Big Changes Are Coming for Privacy Legislation in Canada

    Big Changes Are Coming for Privacy Legislation in Canada

    Privacy policies have been in turmoil for a while in Canada. With the introduction of the European ...

    3 min read

    Jan 25, 2021

    What do you do with an old iPhone or old cellphone?

    What do you do with an old iPhone or old cellphone?

    TORONTO -- As more Canadians replace their old electronics with new technology, one Ontario-based ...

    2 min read

    Jan 22, 2021

    Greentec’s Innovative Partnerships Are Improving Consumer Recycling Efforts in Alberta

    Greentec’s Innovative Partnerships Are Improving Consumer Recycling Efforts in Alberta

    CAMBRIDGE, ON | JANUARY 19, 2021 — Announced today, Canadian-based electronic recycler Greentec has ...

    1 min read

    Dec 25, 2020

    Happy Holidays!

    Happy Holidays!

    We achieved some incredible milestones (we are R2 and NAID certified) and added some exciting new ...

    1 min read

    Dec 01, 2020

    Greentec's partnership with Glentel highlighted in Recycling Product News

    Greentec's partnership with Glentel highlighted in Recycling Product News

    Following Greentec's partnership announcement with Glentel, Recycling Product News outlines the ...

    2 min read

    Nov 25, 2020

    Greentec Partners with Glentel Inc. to Promote Sustainability Amongst Cell Phone Consumers

    CAMBRIDGE, ON | NOVEMBER 25, 2020 — Announced today, Cambridge-based electronic recycler Greentec ...

    2 min read

    Aug 11, 2020

    Auxly’s Kolab Project Partners with Greentec on Industry-Wide Vape Recycling Program for All Cannabis Retailers

    Auxly’s Kolab Project Partners with Greentec on Industry-Wide Vape Recycling Program for All Cannabis Retailers

    TORONTO, Ontario, August 11, 2020 – Auxly Cannabis Group Inc. (TSX.V – XLY) (“Auxly” or the ...

    3 min read

    Jul 14, 2020

    Renfrew County District School Board and Greentec: A Customer Success Story
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    Renfrew County District School Board and Greentec: A Customer Success Story

    For years the Renfrew County District School Board (RCDSB) hosted, populated and managed an online ...

    3 min read

    Jul 06, 2020

    Greentec – Your Trusted OECM Supplier

    Greentec is the preferred OECM Supplier, offering trusted service to Ontario’s publicly funded ...

    1 min read

    Jun 23, 2020

    Greentec Response to COVID 19

    Greentec Response to COVID 19

    At Greentec, the health and safety of our community is our top priority. We have introduced new ...

    4 min read

    Jun 07, 2020

    How To Remove Data from Microsoft and Google Tablets

    If your organization is upgrading from older models of Microsoft or Google Tablets to newer ...

    2 min read

    Apr 13, 2020

    How to Remove Data from Microsoft Smartphones

    When it’s time for companies to dispose of old mobile phones and for staff to turn in ...

    2 min read

    Apr 09, 2020

    Certified Electronics Recycler Donates 100 Laptops to Students

    Greentec will provide 100 families in the Waterloo Region with access to technology as Ontario ...

    2 min read

    Mar 26, 2020

    An Update from Greentec on COVID – 19 as an Essential Business

    Greentec is closely monitoring Government updates regarding the COVID–19 (“Coronavirus”) pandemic ...

    2 min read

    Mar 26, 2020

    Greentec Featured in Recycling Product News

    Greentec Featured in Recycling Product News

    Greentec, a leading E-waste and ITAD company based in Cambridge, Ontario, was recently highlighted ...

    2 min read

    Mar 13, 2020

    A Message From Greentec

    Dear Customers, Suppliers & Contractors:

    2 min read

    Mar 06, 2020

    Expanding Ontario’s Recycling Market to Keep Mercury Out of the Environment

    Greentec’s facility in Cambridge, ON becomes an approved processor for Take Back the Light

    3 min read

    Mar 03, 2020

    How to Reset Android Tablet or Phone

    How to Reset Android Tablet or Phone

    Thinking of selling or upgrading your company’s Android phones or tablets this year? Although it ...

    3 min read

    Dec 11, 2019

    The Global Impact of Circular IT and Electronics Recycling

    Now is a time of drastic change when it comes to the world’s climate. Although variations in ...

    3 min read

    Nov 25, 2019

    Staging IT Assets for Disposal: Your Guide to Proper Storage

    Data breaches in Canada and the US are growing at an alarming rate. The potential costs are huge, ...

    2 min read

    Sep 19, 2019

    5 Tips to Help You Prep for the E-Scrap Conference

    With the 2019 E-Scrap Conference just a few weeks away, the Greentec team is looking forward to ...

    2 min read

    Aug 27, 2019

    Building the Modern Recycling Plant, One Robot at a Time

    At Greentec, we are proud to support the circular economy with our efforts as an electronics ...

    0 min read

    Aug 09, 2019

    Greentec listed as an approved recycler for mercury-containing lamps

    Greentec is proud to be listed as an approved recycler for mercury-containing lamps as part of the ...

    2 min read

    Jul 04, 2019

    Cambridge Electronic Waste Recycling Centre Pairs with Conestoga College for New Robotic Sorting Cell

    The robot dismantles hard drives to effectively recover valuable components Cambridge, ON | July 3, ...

    2 min read

    Jun 28, 2019

    Greentec Cares About Canada

    Greentec is proud to be Canadian! For over 25 years, we have been recycling products like ...

    1 min read

    Jun 25, 2019

    Greentec CEO Voted as New Board Member on i-SIGMA

    Tony Perrotta will join the home of NAID and PRISM International Cambridge, ON | June 24, 2019 – ...

    4 min read

    Jun 11, 2019

    Important Data Privacy Legislation: Is Your Business Protected?

    Important Data Privacy Legislation: Is Your Business Protected?

    Although it’s important to ensure your organization is PIPEDA-compliant, it isn’t the only piece of ...

    3 min read

    Jun 01, 2019

    Greentec robot dismantling drives for magnet recovery

    Posted on May 31, 2019by Colin Staub – E-Scrap News

    2 min read

    May 09, 2019

    Processor sees steady drop in pounds

    Posted on May 9, 2019by Colin Staub – E-Scrap News

    8 min read

    Apr 23, 2019

    This is what happens to the e-waste you drop off for recycling

    This is what happens to the e-waste you drop off for recycling

    A look at where your electronics and batteries go — and where they might end up Christine Rankin · ...

    3 min read

    Apr 02, 2019

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    Ontario, Canada, E-waste Recycler’s Collection Campaign, Tech Investments Boost Volume

    The initiative provides e-waste pickup services for businesses, plus a handful of e-waste drop-off ...

    1 min read

    Mar 20, 2019

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    Watch Greentec on CTV News “In Your Backyard”

    CTV News Kitchener visited the Greentec facility recently to film a segment for the “In Your ...

    2 min read

    Mar 08, 2019

    How can my organization comply with PIPEDA 4.5.2?

    Are you storing old, data-filled electronics at your business? They could be a ticking time bomb ...

    3 min read

    Feb 27, 2019

    What data destruction service is right for you?

    Nearly all of today’s businesses depend on data. Finances, contacts and internal procedures all ...

    4 min read

    Feb 12, 2019

    How to Recycle Your IT Equipment and E-Waste

    We’ve heard it before. Out with the old, in with the new. Or what about the expression, there’s ...

    2 min read

    Jan 31, 2019

    Cambridge Electronic Waste Recycling Centre Launching “It’s Easy Being Green” Campaign to Encourage Responsible E-Recycling

    Greentec offers safe and reliable e-waste drop off points and pickup services for businesses. ...

    3 min read

    Jan 10, 2019

    Implementing PIPEDA With IT Asset Disposal

    The Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) is a federal law that ...

    2 min read

    Dec 18, 2018

    How to Securely Recycle Computers and IT Equipment

    Approximately 90% of the data in the world today was created in the last two years! With such a ...

    2 min read

    Nov 30, 2018

    Steps Your Organization Can Take to Securely Dispose Electronic Devices

    When it comes time for your organization to upgrade its IT equipment, you need to dispose of any ...

    3 min read

    Nov 12, 2018

    Top 3 Reasons Why E-Waste and Electronic Recycling Will Change

    The e-waste recycling industry is an ever-evolving one, resulting in constant change and growth. ...

    3 min read

    Oct 31, 2018

    Recycling LCD and Lamps Safely with Greentec

    Recycling LCD and Lamps Safely with Greentec

    Technology is constantly progressing, bringing newer and more advanced electronic devices into our ...

    1 min read

    Oct 31, 2018

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    Electronics Recycling Company Uses Exclusive Tech for E-Waste Handling

    Greentec an Industry Leader in Safe and Responsible E-Waste Recycling Cambridge, ON | October 29, ...

    3 min read

    Oct 31, 2018

    The Right to Repair Movement and Electronics

    The Right to Repair movement, led by American group repair.org , aims to protect consumers by ...

    4 min read

    Sep 17, 2018

    3 Reasons to Shop Greentec’s Store for Back-to-School

    The start of a new school year necessitates many big purchases for Canadian families. Although it ...

    0 min read

    Aug 24, 2018

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    Greentec Fulfils Item on Not-for-Profit School’s Wish List

    14 refurbished Apple MacBooks were donated by Greentec to the new Oak Bridge Academy, an ...

    3 min read

    Mar 30, 2018

    Three Easy Ways to Make Your Business More Sustainable
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    Three Easy Ways to Make Your Business More Sustainable

    As we build towards Earth Day (Sunday, April 22) we’re going to devote much of our content to ...

    1 min read

    Feb 25, 2018

    Growth At Greentec: Partnership with SYNNEX Canada

    Growth At Greentec: Partnership with SYNNEX Canada

    We have an exciting partnership to announce! Greentec has begun working with SYNNEX Canada Limited, ...

    2 min read

    Jan 25, 2018

    Greentec Investing in Research & Development: Part 2
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    Greentec Investing in Research & Development: Part 2

    Our investment in R&D is about more than just refining the process of recycling and getting ...

    2 min read

    Jan 25, 2018

    What to Consider When It’s Time for IT Asset Disposition

    What to Consider When It’s Time for IT Asset Disposition

    It’s a new year, for many of you this also means it’s the start of a new fiscal year. Budgets are ...

    2 min read

    Jan 25, 2018

    The Psychology of E-Waste Recycling

    The Psychology of E-Waste Recycling

    According to an article we read in the Huffington Post, only half of adults recycle. It goes on to ...

    1 min read

    Jan 25, 2018

    Privacy Information Security and Who is Accountable?

    Privacy Information Security and Who is Accountable?

    Every organization that is subject to Canada’s private-sector privacy laws is obligated to be in ...

    1 min read

    Jan 25, 2018

    Greentec Investing in Research & Development: Part 3
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    Greentec Investing in Research & Development: Part 3

    At Greentec, the hard drive is an essential part of our collected e-waste stream. Hard drives are a ...

    2 min read

    Jan 25, 2018

    Greentec Investing in Research & Development: Part 1
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    Greentec Investing in Research & Development: Part 1

    At Greentec we believe that a sustainable or circular economy is possible. At the moment there are ...

    1 min read

    Jan 24, 2018

    What Is E-Waste Recycling?

    What Is E-Waste Recycling?

    As we’re sure you’ve noticed technology is not built to last. In fact, it’s designed to become ...

    3 min read

    Jan 24, 2018

    How to Fundraise Without Selling Stuff

    How to Fundraise Without Selling Stuff

    Would you like to buy some cookie dough? How about some chocolate bars? A Magazine subscription? Or ...

    2 min read

    Jan 24, 2018

    What is Data Destruction?

    What is Data Destruction?

    Data destruction is all about securely handling and safely destroying private information that ...

    3 min read

    Jan 24, 2018

    5 Things You Need to Know About Data Security and IT Asset Disposition

    5 Things You Need to Know About Data Security and IT Asset Disposition

    IT Asset Disposition (ITAD) and Data Destruction is serious business and improperly handling and ...

    2 min read

    Jan 24, 2018

    E-Waste Know How: The Top Three Things to Consider When Disposing Your Personal Electronics

    E-Waste Know How: The Top Three Things to Consider When Disposing Your Personal Electronics

    The holiday season is behind us for another year, which for many of you means your old electronics ...

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    Jan 23, 2018

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