Allan Gerlat, News Editor

May 16, 2012

1 Min Read
Sims Provides E-Waste Recycling for Goodwill Unit

Sims Recycling Solutions will provide electronic waste collection and recycling for Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago.

Sims Recycling, based in Chicago, said it is now collecting and processing televisions and other e-waste products from the Milwaukee-based Goodwill’s 49 stores, the Sims Metal Management subsidiary said in a news release.

“Goodwill’s extensive network of stores provides numerous convenient locations for consumers to drop off their electronic waste for responsible recycling,” said Steve Skurnac, president of Sims Recycling Solutions, Americas.

Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago is the largest Goodwill organization among 165 agencies in North America.



About the Author(s)

Allan Gerlat

News Editor, Waste360

Allan Gerlat joined the Waste360 staff in September 2011 as news editor. He was the editor of Waste & Recycling News for the first 16 years of its history, and under his guidance the publication won 27 national and regional awards.

Before Waste & Recycling News, Allan worked at another Crain Communications publication, Rubber & Plastics News, which covers rubber product manufacturing. He began with the publication as associate editor and eventually became managing editor, a position he held for nine years.

Allan is a graduate of Ohio University, where he earned a BS in journalism. He is based in Sagamore Hills, in northeast Ohio.

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