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Why recycle or reuse your retired electronics / IT equipment?

Electronic products are made from valuable resources and materials, including metals, plastics, and glass, all of which require energy to mine and manufacture. Electronics are complex devices which are made of a wide variety of material constituents. Some of the constituents, such as lead, nickel, cadmium, and mercury, could pose risks to human health or the environment if mismanaged at their end-of-life. Reusing and recycling electronics / IT equipment conserves our natural resources and avoids air and water pollution, as well as greenhouse gas emissions that are caused by manufacturing virgin materials.


Why use Quicksilver Recycling Services?

As a responsible electronics recycler Quicksilver Recycling Services provides you with that needed assurance through permitting and conformance that your retired electronics / IT equipment will be properly managed in compliance with the latest industry standards and all federal, state and local regulatory requirements. Make a difference today…and select a responsible electronics / IT equipment recycling and reuse partner that will provide you: competitive pricing, experience and ability, environmental stewardship, unsurpassed customer service and regulatory / industry compliance.


How does Quicksilver Recycling Services protect our data security?

Utilizing Quicksilver Recycling Services as your trusted partner to manage data security through process-controlled data destruction provides you with peace of mind that your organization is operating within regulatory compliance and that corporate privacy and reputation will remain intact.


Does Quicksilver Recycling Services posses insurance, am I protected?

Yes, Quicksilver Recycling Services has commercial general liability, automobile liability, workers compensation, employer’s liability, pollution liability and excess umbrella liability coverages.


Are there any costs associated with Quicksilver Recycling Service’s service?

There may be a cost, you may receive money back or it may be a break-even scenario depending on the equipment technology and your requirements.


How do we decide: recycle or reuse our retired electronics / IT equipment?

As your single source solution for retired (obsolete or reusable) electronics / IT equipment, Quicksilver Recycling Services will triage all equipment and will determine the best method based on your requirements and the technology of the equipment.


Is there a minimum or maximum amount of equipment that Quicksilver Recycling Services can handle?

Quicksilver Recycling Services has clients with as little as a single piece of equipment to those with as much as a full tractor / trailer load.


What types of equipment does Quicksilver Recycling Services recycle / reuse?

Any and all electronics / IT equipment including but not limited to: desktop and laptop computers, servers, computer peripherals, consumer electronics, point-of-sale, networking, mobile devices, phone, office, medical (non biohazardous) and industrial.


Will we receive certification that our material has been reused or recycled / destroyed?

Once your equipment has been processed a certificate of reuse or recycle/destruction will be provided stating that your equipment has been recycled in compliance with the latest industry standards and all regulatory agency requirements.


How do we get started?

So you have determined that Quicksilver Recycling Services can be of service to your organization. Simply call us or send an email through either the Contact Us, Request a Pickup or Request a Free Quote pages and we will be happy to make arrangements for you. Typically pickups can be completed within two or three days of receiving your request.



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