Certifications and Standards
RAE is a fully certified asset management and electronic recycling company. We are committed to environmentally responsible electronic recycling at the highest standards and maintain full compliance of all laws and regulations relating to responsible electronic recycling.
We understand and appreciate the challenges companies face today in properly responding to environmental regulations, privacy and security issues in addition to the maintenance of a positive public image. Performing due diligence in identifying and selecting a qualified electronics recycling service provider is a complex process.
RAE helps make this selection easy by eliminating the guess work through a transparent vetting process. Our policies, procedures, and safeguards implemented are strictly enforced and reviewed for continual improvement. This is to ensure that none of our customers ever experience a data security breach and to eliminate any concerns that their products or equipment will be improperly disposed of; as we abide by a strict NO landfill and NO export policy.
RAE – IT Asset Management’s Certifications and Standards Portfolio includes the following:
R2:2013 (Responsible Recycling) Certified
R2 requires recyclers to manage materials properly to protect the environment, human health and safety, and prohibits illegal export of hazardous materials. This verified process demonstrates to customers that all electronics are being recycled with the highest standards for data privacy, environmental controls, employee health and safety as well as corporate social responsibility. This standard is supported by government, manufacturer, recycler and non-governmental organization stakeholders.
ISO 14001:2004 Certified
ISO 14000:2004 is an environmental management standard that defines a set of requirements for environmental management systems. The purpose of this standard is to help organizations minimize how their operations (processes etc.) negatively affect the environment (i.e. cause adverse changes to air, water, or land); comply with all applicable laws, regulations, and other environmentally oriented requirements as well as continually improve upon these standards and efficiencies.
OHSAS 18001:2007 Certified
OHSAS 18001 is an occupational health and management systems (OHSMS) standard designed to create a safer workplace. OHSAS 18001 contains requirements in such areas as planning, risk assessment and hazard identification, consultation and communication, operational control, emergency preparedness and response, and accidents and incidents. RAE considers occupational health and safety a priority; desires to reduce liability, workers’ compensation and medical treatment costs; eliminate or minimize workplace injuries, and increase employee productivity; and decrease absenteeism and lost work hours by preventing injuries and accidents.
NAID (National Association for Information Destruction) Member
Represents standards in place for a secure information and data destruction process including such areas as operational security, employee hiring and screening, the destruction process, responsible disposal and insurance.
Florida DEP Registered
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is the lead agency for environmental management and stewardship and is one of the more diverse agencies in state government – protecting our air, water and land.
HIPAA Awareness Trained
Compliant with the HIPAA Rules’ requirements to protect the privacy and security of electronic protected health information including proper disposal.
EHSMS (Environmental, Health and Safety Management System) Policies & Procedures Implemented
A process that integrates the planning, development and implementation of environmental, health and safety policies, procedures and programs in all facets of our electronics recycling process.
RAE Operates in Full Compliance with FACTA, GLB Act, Bank Secrecy Act, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, USA Patriot Act, RCRA and CERCLA (EPA Superfund)
All services provided meet the strictest environmental, data management and destruction processing standards available.
RAE customers are welcome and encouraged to schedule a visit to our facility at any time to view our processing capabilities first-hand.