What Items Are Classed As E-Waste?

Electronic waste (e-waste) is classed as electronic items that have reached the end of their useful life, meaning they need to be disposed of, recycled or refurbished for reuse. E-waste falls most commonly into two categories, business and consumer items, … Read More

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How Recycling Your Old Laptop Can Change Lives

There are many benefits to recycling your old IT, rather than throwing it away or allowing it to gather dust. Imagine if doing something as simple as recycling a retired piece of IT had the power to change peoples lives. … Read More

How Reusing IT Assets Can Save Your Business Money

Every business is aware of their overheads, but not all are aware that there are alternative ways to reduce expenditure when it comes to technology and IT assets. Why reuse? Reusing IT equipment within a business is a brilliant way … Read More

Redefining What Social Value Means For Businesses

Many businesses have taken to supporting charities over the years, framing themselves as community leaders who are socially responsible and invested in adding social value. However, the dynamic between charities and businesses has long been unequal, with some businesses reaping … Read More

The Importance of Using an ADISA Accredited IT Asset Management Company

Why Use an IT Asset Management Company? Securely disposing of your IT assets is an important task you might not have prepared for. For businesses who commonly have a lot of laptops and computers in use at any one time, … Read More

Tier 1 win prestigious corporate responsibility award at international IT security conference

We are delighted to announce that we have gained international acclaim for our “Through The Gate” project. The project sees IT hardware that can no longer have its life prolonged by refurbishment sent to HM Prisons. Within the prison network, offenders … Read More

How Improper IT Disposal Can Cost Your Business

Improperly disposing of IT assets can seriously damage your business, both financially and in terms of your reputation. It is every company’s legal responsibility to dispose of IT assets safely and securely, and those who don’t can face crippling consequences. … Read More

What is the Circular Economy?

A deviation from the common industrial economic model of “take, make, dispose”, the circular economy champions reuse of products and materials. The circular economy is the idea of an economy that is self-restorative and regenerative, rather than one that is … Read More

Tier 1 Achieve Highest Level ADISA Certification

We are delighted to announce that Tier 1 has been reaccredited by ADISA and we have retained the highest level certification of Distinction with Honors What is ADISA? The Asset Disposal & Information Security Alliance (ADISA) is a body that … Read More

How to Dispose of Electronic Waste

IT asset disposal is something that every business should be prepared for, but not all businesses are. There are some definite dos and don’ts when it comes to disposing of your old laptops and PCs, but some companies still find … Read More