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Sims Recycling Solutions U.S.

February 23, 2016 09:00 ET

Global President of Sims Recycling Solutions Earns IERC Honorary Award

Steve Skurnac Is Recognized for His Dedication to the Electronics Recycling Industry

WEST CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - February 23, 2016) - Sims Recycling Solutions (SRS), a leading provider of global IT asset disposition (ITAD) services, is proud to announce Steve Skurnac, global president of SRS, has received the "IERC Honorary Award" at this year's International Electronics Recycling Congress (IERC) 2016. According to IERC, Skurnac received this award in recognition of his work in promoting the electronics recycling industry. The decision, made by the International Steering Committee, was in honor of his 25 years of tireless work on international markets.

"Over the length of my career within the electronics recycling industry I have observed a great deal of risks, uncertainties and shifts within recycling business models," stated Steve Skurnac, global president of Sims Recycling Solutions. "I am, and will continue to be dedicated to ethical and responsible recycling and ensuring the industry is on a path that will accommodate the ever-changing global IT and electronics markets. I feel extremely honored to be receiving recognition for something I am passionate about and want to thank the IERC for selecting me as their award recipient."

The IERC is an annual event which gathers leaders and professionals within the electronics recycling industry to discuss relevant topics and current issues. As a keynote speaker at this event, Steve Skurnac presented on the topic of "New Frontiers in E-Scrap Business" and explained how recycling companies are capable of providing valuable services in terms of product design, collection and recycling initiatives. Skurnac also touched on the topic of working towards a circular economy and described how it offers a host of opportunities for recyclers and manufacturers to work together.

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Sims Recycling Solutions

Sims Recycling Solutions (www.SimsRecycling.com) is the global leader in electronics reuse and recycling. We have over 20 years' experience in comprehensive IT asset disposition and mobile device refurbishment services either directly or through acquired businesses. Sims provides disposition services for all types of retired electronic equipment to local, national and global customers in every business sector including data centers, healthcare, financial service and technical organizations.

As a part of Sims Metal Management Limited, the world's leading publicly listed metal and electronics recycler, Sims Recycling Solutions has the global reach, expertise, and infrastructure necessary to ensure to our customers that all electronic devices are processed in a secure and environmentally responsible manner.

Sims international footprint of operations across 21 countries enables us to offer a global scope of services on a myriad of local fronts.

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