SOURCE: Sims Recycling Solutions U.S.

Sims Recycling Solutions U.S.

November 12, 2013 08:00 ET

San Bernardino County Fire Department HHW Division and Sims Recycling Solutions Announce Multi-Year Agreement

Deal Will Bring Various Electronics Recycling Collection Sites Throughout the County

RANCHO DOMINGUEZ, CA--(Marketwired - November 12, 2013) - Sims Recycling Solutions, the global leader in electronics reuse and recycling announced a new three-year agreement with the County of San Bernardino Fire Department HHW Division to be a part of the County's residential household hazardous waste program.

Under the agreement, Sims Recycling Solutions will receive all electronic waste collected for recycling through staffed events and municipal programs. Multiple locations will be set up as permanent residential collection sites and additional events will be held as needed.

"Recycling in a green and economically efficient manner is important and we are pleased to be working with a county that takes the proper disposal of electronic waste seriously," stated Steve Skurnac, president of Sims Recycling Solutions. "Collaborating with the largest county in the United States is an exciting opportunity that will allow Sims to offer the most secure and responsible recycling of electronic waste in the industry to a select area."

This agreement started on September 11, 2013 and will be in effect for three years. For more information on Sims Recycling Solutions please visit

Sims Recycling Solutions

Sims Recycling Solutions ( is the global leader in electronics reuse and recycling, offering customers in every business sector comprehensive recycling services out of our 43 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 15 sites in Arizona, British Columbia, California, Florida, Illinois, Maryland, Nevada, New Jersey, Ontario, Quebec, Tennessee and Texas.

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