Environmental Responsible CRT Recycling

Environmental Responsible CRT Recycling

Maryland Department of the Environment awards $15,000 to counties and $5,000 to municipalities who have addressed methods for the separate collection and recycling of computers and video display devices in their solid waste management plans.

Also, manufacturers and retailers who fail to comply with the Maryland's eCycling law are subject to a civil penalty, not exceeding $10,000, and an administrative penalty up to $10,000 for each violation.

Unsecure Flash Drives Create Potential For Data Breaches

Unsecure Flash Drives Create Potential For Data Breaches

Flash drives and hard drives contain an enormous amount of electronic Protected Health Information (ePHI). Many offices have flash drives and hard drives stored in unsecured locations creating the potential for a costly data breach.