CEWS prides itself on being the leader in electronics reuse and recycling through its safe and sustainable operations. We went a step further to achieve multiple industry standard certifications to show our clients our dedication to quality. Certifications sets us apart from other noncertified recyclers. Certifications with Annual third-party audits guarantee industry standards are followed, highest quality of work, and confidence in services offered. Partnering with a Certified recycler ensures your electronics is properly dealt with in an environmentally safe and ethical manner.
Here’s a list of our current Certifications:
Sustainable Electronics Recycling International (SERI) is the nonprofit organization dedicated to responsible reuse, repair and recycling of electronics products. They created the R2:2013 certification to ensure recyclers follow a common set of processes, safety measures, and documentation requirements for businesses that repair and recycle used electronics. There are currently more than 800 facilities worldwide that are R2 certified.
The Globally recognized standard is a practical and workable Quality Management System for improving and monitoring all areas of the business. Main goals are to increase internal management, Less waste, Increased efficiency, productivity and profit, Consistent outcomes, measured, and monitors.
The Globally recognized standard to demonstrate that organizations are thinking about their environmental impact and putting in place systems that will not only benefit the environment but will also reduce costs and improve efficiency within the organization.
Occupational Health and Safety Management Certification is an international standard which provides a framework to identify, control and decrease the risks associated with health and safety within the workplace.
CalRecycle (CEWID: 117058) & Department of Toxic Substance Control (DTSC) Approved Recycler – As a California state approved recycler we follow strict guidelines on handling and recycling electronics in California. To ensure proper recycling of ewaste we report annual weights, register ewaste collection activities per site, document how waste is managed, and audit downstream vendor info.
Microsoft Authorized Refurbisher - we follow strict requirements established by Microsoft to ensure you receive a high quality, professional refurbished device installed with genuine Microsoft Windows.
We handle all our customers’ materials lifecycle needs, creating customized solutions for difficult and complex scrap. In partnership with our customers, we protect the planet and keep reusable materials out of landfills and waste streams. Constantly improving, training and upgrading our knowledge with standards across the world, we aim to create a better world for society.