Registrations, Licenses & Certifications


Regulatory Agency


Note: Our Recycling Center at 9-20 35th Ave, Long Island City, NY 11106 is an e-Stewards certified location.

Basel Action Network (BAN)

The e-Stewards initiative defines and promotes responsible electronics reuse and recycling best practices worldwide. This is the most rigorous standard in e-waste management and remains the gold standard for ethical recycling.

Note: Our Recycling Center at 9-20 35th Ave, Long Island City, NY 11106 is an R2:2013 certified location.

Sustainable Electronics Recycling International (SERI)

The R2 standard was designed to help ensure the quality, transparency, and environmental and social responsibility of electronics recycling facilities.

NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) was created on July 1, 1970 to combine in a single agency all state programs designed to protect and enhance the environment. We were the 23rd site to be registered through the DEC, out of thousands now enrolled by the agency.

B Lab

Certified B Corporations are a new kind of business that balances purpose and profit. They are legally required to consider the impact of their decisions on their workers, customers, suppliers, community, and the environment. This is a community of leaders, driving a global movement of people using business as a force for good.


EcoVadis is the world’s most trusted provider of business sustainability ratings, intelligence and collaborative performance improvement tools for global supply chains.

The British Standards Institution (BSI)

OSHAS 18001:2007 sets out the minimum requirements for occupational health and safety management best practice.

International Organization for Standardization

ISO 14001:2015 maps out a framework that a company must follow to set up an effective environmental management system.

National Association for Information Destruction

NAID’s mission is to champion the protection of personally identifiable information and intellectual property, through the secure disposition of information and media in all forms.




Date of Award

Additional Information

Environment Champions

April 24, 2015






Member of the international organization’s corporate responsibility initiative with over 9,000 business and non-business participants in 135 countries.


Pushing Congress to enact responsible electronics recycling policies that would require domestic recycling of untested nonworking e-waste.

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