Assurance and Diligence

Assets Recovery Assurance

US Trade and Technologies Asset Recovery Assurances and Professional Services

USTT affirms its commitment to 100% compliance with the Government Accounting Board Standards (GASB), The Gramm-Leach Bliley Act, The Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA) and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA) regulations whose industries we proudly serve ongoing. USTT has partnered or has listed with the following organizations to assure deliverables meet governmental and industry wide compliance as regards to data security and sound technology disposal standards:

IAER Int’l Assn. of Electronics Recyclers

 Nat’l Center for Electronics Recycling

 Consumer Electronics Assn.

 Electronics Industry Alliance and Consumer Education

 Nat’l Solid Waste Management Assn

 West Cook County Solid Waste Agency

 Lifestyles of Health and Sustainability (LOHAS)

 IL Recycling Assn.

USTT assumes ownership and full responsibility for the media it collects.

Upon pick up and return to its secure facility, an inventory of collected equipment begins in usually one to two business days. Inventories are documented (i.e. hardware make, model, serial no. etc.) on to spreadsheets and begin the process for data eradication (destruction). The correlated documentation and all certificates of disposal, transfer of ownership and other legalese are begun within of 30 days of retrieval. USTT employs the overwriting hard drive wiping as well as degaussing various media in accordance to the D.O.D. eradication processes specified as DOD 5220.22-M as specified in NIPS Operating Manual (NIPSOM) as followed by the Departments of Defense, Energy, Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the CIA.

USTT accepts all electronic equipment and devices excepting microwave radioactive propelled machinery CRT monitors are accepted for a nominal fee based on inches 15”, 17”, 19” due to IL EPA processing requirements. There is a fee for customized data eradication. We are able to customize to a variety of our customers recycling needs and questions are always welcome. Profit sharing for component resale subject to a prearranged contract.

In 2013 USTT. with guidance and consultation from the IL Dept of Natural Resources initiated the preliminary steps toward Phase 1 of ISO 14001 Certification. USTT continues to monitor technology advancement and update its practices regarding data security and data elimination or the Downstream Due Diligence Policies. USTT is able to provide pick up at NO CHARGE in most cases for large volume loads for corporations, government, schools, non profit organizations, hospitals, and any other companies

Please call in advance for this service.

Disclaimer: The items that we sell through our web site, and through our eBay store are all intended for end users with the intention of re-use or refurbishment.

Downstream Due Diligence

US Trade and Technologies Down Stream Due Diligence Policy

In accordance with the State of IL Public Act 095-0950 “Electronics Products Recycling and Reuse Act” An Act concerning Safety USTT as a registered Illinois recycler sets forth the following policy pertaining to and effecting of shipments from its facility of electronic equipment, equipment components or other materials such as for material reclamation:

All downstream purchasers and vendors or representatives of end markets must in writing supply assurances that its activities fall within the accepted US EPA as well as other state and local guidelines For e-waste and in particular focus materials, and do not violate the trans-boundary laws and regulations of the United States or other countries.

Prior to any transaction to ship equipment, components or materials a vendor must disclose to USTT the Purpose and nature of the use of the contents to be shipped, and the place to which the contents will be engaged for such use.  )))))))))  US Trade and Technologies’ Policies.

USTT is able to provide pick up at NO CHARGE in most cases for large volume loads for corporation, government, school, non profit organization, hospital, and any other companies.

Please call in advance for this service.

Disclaimer: The items that we sell through our web site, and through our eBay store are all intended for end users with the intention of re-use or refurbishment.