The 160,000-square-foot site offers comprehensive reuse and recycling solutions for retired electronic equipment along with secure document destruction and paper recycling.
Elkridge, Md. (PRWEB) June 25, 2013
Sims Recycling Solutions, the global leader in electronics reuse and recycling, is the fifth most active environmental consulting provider in the Baltimore area, ranked by the Baltimore Business Journal. The publication’s annual list assesses area providers by identifying the largest number of Baltimore-area clients to determine the top 25 environmental consulting providers in the area. Sims Recycling Solutions (Sims) was ranked fifth based on the current list of 171 clients benefitting from services at the Elkridge, Md facility.
“As businesses continue to rely more on technology, secure and responsible disposal of electronic equipment will become more significant,” stated Steve Skurnac, President, Sims Recycling Solutions, Americas. “Data breaches, identity theft and stolen devices have become greater risks and Sims is glad we can help protect local Baltimore-area businesses from some of these threats while also maintaining the preservation of the environment.”
The fully certified electronics recycling facility provides end-of-life recycling and asset management services for local businesses and consumers. The 160,000-square-foot site offers comprehensive reuse and recycling solutions for retired electronic equipment along with secure document destruction and paper recycling.
The Baltimore facility maintains certifications for responsible recycling, R2:2008 and ISO 14001 environmental management. Sims also demonstrates its commitment to the safety of all employees by maintaining strict internal safety standards that have been implemented at all Sims sites across the globe.
About Sims Recycling Solutions
Sims Recycling Solutions (us.simsrecycling.com) is the global leader in electronics reuse and recycling, offering customers in every business sector comprehensive recycling services out of our 53 owned and operated sites across the globe.
Sims Recycling Solutions – owned by Sims Metal Management, a publicly traded company – has the global reach, expertise and infrastructure necessary to guarantee our customers that their data is secure, their electronic equipment is processed in an environmentally responsible manner, their reputation is protected and their compliance risks are eliminated.
In North America, Sims Recycling Solutions operates 16 sites in Arizona, British Columbia, California, Florida, Illinois, Maryland, Nevada, New Jersey, Ontario, Quebec, Tennessee and Texas.
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