Holbrook, New York. December 16, 2021. The electronics waste recycler and information technology asset disposition (ITAD) firm of ecoTech Management, Inc., a division of Crestwood Metal Corporation, with headquarters in Holbrook, New York, has completed its rigorous certification and is now fully registered as an e-Stewards® Certified Processor. ecoTech is now one of the three New York state e-Stewards processors, and the first on Long Island. Crestwood Metal is one of the largest recycling and refining facilities in the Northeast and has been operational for more than seven decades.
“We believe that the e-Stewards certification further enhances our meticulous attention to quality, sustainability and compliance,” said Nat Varisco, COO of ecoTech. “We are thrilled to now be a part of the e-Stewards Standard community and to share in its elite reputation.”
Catering to the recycling needs of a variety of industries that include municipal, medical, educational, legal, financial, and public sector entities, ecoTech is committed to guaranteed secure data destruction for all electronic recycling and shredding services. They are already a proven leader in providing municipal recycling programs, support services, and Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) compliance programs, working with OEM/manufacturers, collectives, and municipalities alike.
In addition to the yearly auditing and unannounced inspections that e-Stewards conducts, ecoTech offers on-site auditing at any time to show clients that they “walk the talk”. They encourage their clients to visit their facility and witness the processes in real time.
“ecoTech’s accomplishment means they have earned a green seal indicating the highest levels of industry leadership and accountability, including the areas of pollution prevention, adherence to international trade rules, and data security standards,” said Prema George, e-Stewards Certification Director. “We are very excited to welcome ecoTech Management, Inc. into the e-Stewards program.”
For more information:
Contact: Ms. Prema George, Certification Director, e-Stewards®
Contact: Nat Varisco, COO, ecoTech Management, Inc.
About e-Stewards® Certification
The e-Stewards® Initiative, is a market-based solution to help individuals and organizations identify and promote electronics recyclers who ensure that used electronics are managed with the highest standards of environmental and social responsibility. e-Stewards Certified Recyclers and Refurbishers are audited and certified to ensure highest levels of responsibility and e-Stewards Enterprises are major corporations, municipalities, nonprofits or institutions that agree to make best efforts to make use of e-Stewards Certified Recyclers. e-Stewards is a program established by the environmental advocacy organization Basel Action Network. See e-Stewards Video.