Tech Wreckers

Observing Organization

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Reduction commitment: Observing Organization in Milestone 2

Business Type: E-Waste Disposition Services (Data Erasure, Recycling, Remarketing)

Tech Wreckers Inc. provides E-Waste Disposition Solutions for corporations and municipal agencies in the Waterloo Region, and greater Southern Ontario area.  We specialize in reusing technology in most cases returning value to our clientele for their end-of-life IT assets.  We provide a single-stop solution for corporations and municipalities to yield best value from their End-of-life IT Assets combining: Secure Logistics and Handling, Data Erasure, Reporting, Recycling and Remarketing services.

 

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Notable GHG Reduction and Sustainability Projects:

2016

Battery Recycling:  Tech Wreckers developed a battery recycling initiative for their client base so as to ensure proper recycling of single use batteries.

Past Projects

  • Heating/Cooling: Invested an installed a new Heating/cooling system which is significantly more efficient.
  • Replacing all lighting fixtures
  • Winterizing the facility for 2014/2015 fall / winter season
  • Moved to 100% recyclable packaging for our Retail-Ready PCs

 

Sustainability Policies:

  • Transportation – Business Travel: Carpool where possible
  • Building Materials & Design: Leased Facility
  • Equipment & Procurement: Purchase recycled material products when possible & provide fully recyclable package to our clients
  • Waste: Leased single stream Recycling Bin service from Waste Management
  • Water: Minimal water use at facility

 

Sustainability-Related Successes/Recognition:

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Tech Wreckers was recently awarded Microsoft Authorized Refurbisher (MAR) partnership.  This is the highest partnership level a Refurbisher can attain with Microsoft and places us in a league of 1 of 9 elite PC Refurbishers in Canada.  We are responsible as part of this program to refurbish, reuse and relicense over 1,000 PCs per month to maintain our MAR status.  Our effort promoting the Reuse of Technology in lieu of Recycling has dramatic environmental impact.

 

Social Media Links

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TechWreckers/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/TechWreckers

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company-beta/2993826/