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DIY data erasure software uses standards that are called safe but are risky
By Greentec
on July 13, 2022
DIY data erasure software uses standards that are called safe, but in reality, can have an adverse effect. Here are four data erasure approaches with their pros and cons. Computer hardware isn't ...
Is in-house degaussing a safe way to erase data?
By Greentec
on July 12, 2022
Degaussing is more complex than waving a magnet around a hard drive Over time, we accumulate hard drives, computers, cell phones, and other data storing devices, most of which carry our personal and ...
4 Benefits of E Waste Recycling
By Greentec
on July 11, 2022
Why E Waste Recyling is Our Future In a world where almost everyone owns an electronic gadget, the amount of e-waste produced continues to increase. In 2021, the volume of e-waste generated worldwide ...
By Greentec
on April 21, 2022
Reducing the carbon demand to produce new devices and diverting e-waste from the environment, Greentec and the Toronto Zoo partner on Phone Apes
What Is Urban Mining?
By Greentec
on March 28, 2022
Urban mining is the practice of extracting valuable metals and materials from electronic waste. This seems pretty straightforward. In fact, if you’ve been following our blog at all or have done any ...
How to Recycle Cell Phones: The E-Waste Recycling Process
By Greentec
on March 08, 2022
The E-Waste Recycling Process for Cell Phones (in a nutshell) E-waste created by improperly disposed cellphones is a major global problem. With around 1.5 billion smartphones sold annually and the ...
Peel District School Board Achieves Grade A Security &  Sustainability Efforts with Greentec
By Greentec
on February 18, 2022
The second largest public school board in Ontario, the Peel District School Board (PDSB) is home to 259 schools across the Peel region, teaching over 153,000 students ranging from elementary to ...
Five Steps for a Successful ITAD Process in 2022
By Greentec
on February 17, 2022
What You Can Do to Ensure Your ITAD Process is Successful in 2022 First of all, what is ITAD? IT asset disposition (ITAD) is the disposal of obsolete or unwanted IT assets in a secure, safe and ...
Four Environmental Hazards of E-Waste Hiding In Your Facility
By Greentec
on February 16, 2022
Every single organization has e-waste. Devices that become e-waste include your computer monitor, laptop, hard drive, or mobile cell phone, and every time you replace them, you have electronic waste ...
Greentec President, Tony Perrotta featured by Shred Nations
By Greentec
on December 08, 2021
Everyone wants to know — what ACTUALLY happens to E-waste when it is recycled? Shred Nations sat down with Greentec's CEO and President, Tony Perrotta, to gain some further insight on how e-waste is ...