Published Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Although electronic waste can be harmful to people and the environment, banning it outright can have negative impacts, too.
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Published Wednesday, November 6, 2013
John Shegerian, host of Green is Good Radio, recently asked John Lingelbach about the evolution of responsible recycling and R2 Solutions. “Back in 2006, it was the Wild Wild West of electronics recycling,” Lingelbach recalls. “There was no way to know what you were getting into when you were partnering with an electronics recycler. The more»
Published Monday, August 5, 2013
BOULDER, CO USA (August 5, 2013)
R2 Solutions is honored to announce the addition of Dr. Katharina Kummer Peiry to its Board of Directors. Dr. Kummer Peiry has 25 yearsof experience in international environmental policy, in particular environmentally sound waste and materials management. She is principal and owner of Kummer EcoConsult in more»
Published Thursday, August 1, 2013
R2 was never intended to be a static set of practices, so R2 Solutions convened another multi-stakeholder group, the R2 Technical Advisory Committee, in 2011 to improve the standard based on input from its members as well as public comments. The result is a next-generation version of the standard, R2:2013, which reinforces and builds on the foundation of more»
Published Monday, June 24, 2013
BOULDER, CO USA (June 24, 2013) – R2 Solutions is announcing significant updates to its R2 certification standard. The new standard, R2:2013, greatly increases the oversight and quality assurance tools critical to a voluntary certification program. With a more stringent, accountable program, R2:2013 is the premiere industry certification for more»
Published Monday, May 13, 2013
The R2 standard and certification program, which so many rely on as an assurance of responsible ITAD services, is getting a makeover – making it the strongest, most reliable means of assuring industry best practices are being implemented by an ITAD service provider. R2:2013, as the new program is being called, increases the oversight and other more»
Published Tuesday, May 7, 2013
How does the proposed R2:2013 standard stack up against the e-Stewards standard? What are the legal issues e-scrap processors need to be aware of? Lawyers from Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP offer their perspective.
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Published Wednesday, May 1, 2013
R2:2013 Transition Plan more»
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