With the advancement of technology, we now have a tremendous amount of cheap but useful devices. However, this explosive growth has also led to escalating environmental issues. Primitive recycling can lead to the release of toxic materials into the environment.
There hasn’t been a need for effective electronic recycling more than now. Quik Pick Waste Disposal has adopted safe and effective measures to curb the improper disposal of e-waste from harming the environment. Our Blue Wave Recycling division specializes in the recycling of cardboard, plastics (numbers 1 to 7), newsprint, office paper, tin cans, electronics, and more. Call us to learn more.
Most of the e-waste that isn’t processed ends up in the 3rd world countries. More often than not, these countries are not aware of the need to or know how to address the environmental issues caused by dumped e-waste.
Inadequate disposal of e-waste leads to the release of chemicals into water supplies. These water supplies become polluted and poison the people that live near these dumpsites.
The lack of proper electronic recycling could also lead to precious metals being recovered by burning materials in open air thus polluting it.
Information theft is real, and throwing away your office’s old electronics into a dumpster leaves you extremely susceptible to it. This is an issue even if you think you’ve deleted all your files on the computer, tablet, smartphone etc. Choosing a certified recycler will ensure safety and keep you protected.
Improper disposal of your old electronic device can cause a great deal of problems, including information theft. Sometimes, it could also jeopardize your career. We assure all our clients that their sensitive data is safely destroyed before their devices are refurbished or recycled.
The constantly increasing demand for more advanced technology can be disastrous when not handled properly. With new inventions and more electronic products in the market, we need better e-waste management. Contact us for more information on safely recycling your electronics.