Certifications

 

Our certifications and e-stewards classification mean our clients can be confident we are disposing of their waste properly and within EPA guidelines. And our security procedures around the sanitation of data and proprietary information is the strictest in the industry. We even provide certificates of destruction and/or media sanitization.

CRS accolades include:

e-STEWARDS - Standard for Responsible Recycling and Reuse of Electronic Equipment® covers international waste standards

Certification Addresses:

  • Accountability to Basel Action Network (BAN)
  • No export of toxic materials to developing countries
  • No prison labor for recycling
  • No toxic waste disposal in solid waste landfills or incinerators
  • Data security
  • Health and worker safety

R2 - EPA Responsible Electronics Recycler Standard 

Certification Addresses:

  • An In-place Environmental, Health & Safety Management System (EHSMS)
  • Worker health and safety
  • Material management and recovery
  • Tracking and accountability
  • Data security
  • Insurance requirements


RIOS - Recycling Industry Operating Standard

Certification Addresses:

  • Establishing a comprehensive framework for quality, environment, and health & safety standards
  • Operational efficiencies
  • Combined elements from ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and OSHAS 18001


IS0 14001 - Environmental Management System

Certification Addresses:

  • Establishing a framework for an effective environmental management system
  • Reducing cost of waste management
  • Decreasing consumption of energy and materials
  • Lowering distribution costs


ISO 9001 -Quality Management System                 

Certification Addresses:

  • Defining and documenting procedures to improve the consistency of output
  • Quality control
  • Minimizing and properly managing defects
  • Defining procedures to identify current practices that are obsolete or inefficient

                       
OHSAS 18001 - Occupational Health & Safety Management System    

Certification Addresses:

  • Methods to control occupational and health safety risks
  • Management system to eliminate or minimize risk to employees and associated parties
  • Conformance assurance with OH&S policies
  • Implementation, maintenance, and improvement of OH&S management system