The 3 rules of recycling electronics waste

Published Mon 03/24/14 07:13 AM

Nasty data breaches. Environmental degradation. Scandal.

Imagine walking into your boss’s office and having to explain why your customers’ data ended up in the wrong hands because you made a bad choice in getting rid of your computers. Picture the look on your CEO’s face when a pile of used electronics that came from your stores somehow ended up in an unregulated waste dump and is being disassembled and melted down by children. Sounds scary and maybe a bit beyond the realm of possibility, but these are real scenarios that can happen more easily than you can imagine. (Read more)