Delaware Electronics Recycling Drive!

Electronics Drive

Come to the Delwaware County Fairgrounds this Saturday, October 14th, between 9am and 1pm to drop off your old electronics for responsible recycling!  Accurate IT Services is locally owned, operated, and R2 Certified in Columbus, OH.  This ensures that your equipment will be handled securely, responsibly, and never see a landfill.  We can accept most […]

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CRT glass processor hit with $120,000 fine

CRT glass processor hit with $120,000 fine By Editorial Staff, E-Scrap News March 20, 2014 An Arizona plant operated by Pennsylvania-based Dlubak Glass has been hit with a $120,000 fine for improper storage and recycling of CRTs. During a routine inspection of the company’s Yuma, Arizona plant, Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) officials discovered broken […]

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89% of e-waste is neglected due to mobile phone recycling popularity

by ClickGreen staff. Published Wed 26 Feb 2014 Despite the popularity of the mobile phone recycling industry, handsets only contribute towards a small percentage of the overall E-Waste accumulation. According to a study by the US US environmental Protection Agency only 11% of electronic waste is made up of mobile devices, the remaining 89% is computers, accessories, televisions […]

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Welcome to Hell: Photographer documents Africa’s e-waste nightmare

By Jeremy Kaplan Published March 06, 2014   It used to be wetlands, a recreation zone. Today the locals call it Sodom and Gomorrah. Slag heaps of rusting electronics, old refrigerators and monitors are scattered everywhere in Agbogbloshie, a dumping ground in Ghana for electronic waste from the rest of the world. On the banks […]

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Global e-scrap market to quadruple in coming years

Global e-scrap market to quadruple in coming years By Editorial Staff, E-Scrap News Feb. 28, 2014 The annual e-scrap market is expected to reach nearly $41.4 billion by 2019, more than four times its 2012 value of $9.8 billion. According to a market report by Transparency Market Research, regulatory improvements, sustainability programs from major manufacturers and “rapid industrialization” […]

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MIT/NCER release study on electronics recycling

MIT/NCER release study on electronics recycling Trade groups respond to the study, which says 90 percent of electronics collected in the U.S. are recycled domestically. Recycling Today Staff DECEMBER 20, 2013 The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Materials Systems Laboratory and the U.S. National Center for Electronics Recycling (NCER) have released Quantitative Characterization of Domestic and Transboundary […]

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Trash or Treasure?


As Rep. Gene Green prepares to reintroduce the Responsible Electronics Recycling Act, a recent study says such legislation would generate numerous jobs in the U.S. However, the proposed legislation still has detractors. Curt Harler – Recycling Today APRIL 1, 2013 Electronics are part of our everyday waste stream. Many government officials say they feel the […]

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Saturday Electronics Recycling Will Keep Hazardous Waste Out of Landfills

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Tabitha Clark – Marion Star MARION – While many people have opinions about the junk that is shown on television today, few understand the junk inside a television can be dangerous if not disposed of properly. That’s why the Delaware Knox Marion Morrow Solid Waste District is sponsoring a TV and electronics recycling day from 9 a.m. to 1 […]

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Green Jobs and Other Benefits of E-Waste Recycling

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By Drew Hendricks – National Geographic E-waste has become a serious threat to our environment as more and more gadgets are thrown out after usage into dustbins. This leads to toxic pollution, as electronics break down and release heavy metals, flame retardants, and other chemicals into soil and water. To address the problem, environmentalists have been […]

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Finding Top-Tier Electronics Recyclers – The R2 Standard


Until recently, municipalities, businesses and residents seeking recycling services for used electronic equipment had very few assurances that electronic scrap would be handled correctly by their chosen recycler. Aside from a recycler’s promise, how would consumers of electronics recycling services know claims of environmental and social responsibility were authentic? Large corporations would sometimes take on […]

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Out with the Old and In with the New

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As the holiday season approaches, many will find a new computer, laptop, or LCD monitor or TV under their tree. And, as they unwrap their presents and discover these new electronics, their immediate response will not be “How do I recycle my old one?” However, after a couple weeks or months of sitting under a […]

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The Certification Papers Are In!


On October 26th, 2011, Accurate IT Services received their official certificates for ISO 14001 and Responsible Recycling (R2)! Columbus, OH’s electronics recycler Accurate IT completed their certification process at the end of August and has since been waiting on the official certificates. These certificates are evidence that Accurate IT’s operation is an environmentally-friendly and safe […]

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Upcoming Recycling Events in Central Ohio!

It Pays to Recycle

On Saturday, October 29th, Accurate IT Services will be holding an e-waste recycling drive in West Jefferson, Ohio. This event will be held across the street from the village hall at 28 East Main St. from 9am to 1pm. All electronic equipment will be accepted free of charge excluding televisions, with which there is a […]

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Locally Owned and Operated


For four years, Accurate IT Services has been servicing the Central Ohio region with all their electronics recycling, asset recovery, and data destruction needs. And why not? We are a Columbus company minority owned and veteran operated who employs Columbus residents. As our business grows alongside a booming e-waste market, we would like to continue […]

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Division of Recycling & Litter Prevention Recognizes Accurate IT Recycling Services in Marion

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Marion County Recycles Electronic Waste -Over 19,000 lbs collected Marion collaborated with local businesses to collect more than 19,480 pounds of electronic waste at its event on June 11. The Marion County Recycling & Litter Prevention Office partnered with Buffalo Wild Wings, Perkins Family Restaurant, Accurate IT, City of Marion, Marion County Commissioners, Marion County Council on […]

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Federal Legislation on E-Waste Recycling


Recently, the Responsible Electronics Recycling Act of 2011 was introduced with bi-partisan support in both the U.S. House and Senate. In short, the bill would make it illegal to send toxic e-waste to developing nations. Toxic e-waste includes, among others, waste Cathode Ray Tubes (CRTs), waste batteries, and items containing mercury. These materials are essentially […]

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Lack of Ohio E-Waste Regulations

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Many states have recently developed regulations stating that certain non-working and obsolete electronic products must be treated as hazardous waste if intended for disposal. However, Ohio is not one of those states. As of 2008, ten states have state legislation regarding the disposal of e-waste. Furthermore, obsolete electronics that contain Cathode Ray Tubes (CRTs) and […]

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Recycling with us pays!

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The slogan plastered across our website, truck, and business cards is a testament to our unique practice within our field. While most electronics recycling companies charge for their services, we offer ours free of charge to businesses, schools, and other organizations. In addition, the public is free to drop off all electronics, excluding CRT monitors […]

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An Update on Accurate IT Services Recycling Certifications

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As you may have already noticed, there are two very distinct logos at the bottom of our website. These logos indicate the certifications we are reaching for. Though we are not certified yet, all development, implementation, and maintenance of R2 and ISO 14001 standards are in effect throughout our operation. The final stage in our […]

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Marion County’s first TV drop-off a success

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MARION – Organizers of the first Marion County recycling collection to allow televisions didn’t know what to expect before Saturday. They quickly discovered it would be a success when they saw a line of vehicles waiting an hour before they opened in front of Buffalo Wild Wings and didn’t see the line slow down throughout […]

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