SOURCE: Sims Recycling Solutions U.S.

Sims Recycling Solutions U.S.

August 19, 2014 09:00 ET

Sims Recognizes Unisys for Their E-Waste Recycling Efforts

Sims Recycling Solutions Acknowledges Unisys for Responsibly Disposing of More Than 1 Million Pounds of Electronic Waste

WEST CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - August 19, 2014) - Sims Recycling Solutions, the global leader in electronics reuse and recycling, recently presented an environmental award to Unisys to acknowledge their environmental efforts during the 2013 calendar year. During this time, Unisys recycled more than 1.1 million pounds of electronic waste, which is equivalent to conserving approximately 140,801 gallons of gasoline, removing 282 cars from the road, or planting 32,665 trees.

Unisys is committed to complying with governmental legislative and regulatory requirements for providing environmentally sound recovery, recycling and disposal of customer end-of-life Unisys name-branded electrical and electronic equipment. All IT related items including laptops, monitors, hard drives, servers and telephones are recycled using Sims Recycling Solutions as their primary service provider.

"Sims congratulates Unisys for their commitment to the responsible disposal of electronic waste," stated Steve Skurnac, president of Sims Recycling Solutions. "We are proud to be working with them as their asset disposal vendor and will continue to provide them with the most advanced electronics recycling and IT asset disposal services in the industry."

Unisys' level of commitment in dedicating significant corporate resources to guarantee responsible recycling and e-waste disposition is one that creates jobs, conserves natural resources and reduces carbon emissions.

Sims Recycling Solutions

Sims Recycling Solutions, (www.SimsRecycling.com) is the global leader in electronics reuse and recycling, offering comprehensive IT asset disposition and mobile device refurbishment services. 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 business of Sims Metal Management Limited, the world's largest publicly listed metal and electronics recycler, Sims Recycling Solutions has the global reach, expertise, and infrastructure necessary to ensure our customers that all devices are processed in a secure and environmentally responsible manner.

Sims operates sites across the globe enabling us to offer a global scope of services on wide range of local fronts.

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