In our rapidly digitizing world, electronic waste has become an alarming concern. As e-waste skyrockets, so does the need for businesses to integrate sustainability into their operations.
For FI's, aligning ATM management processes with sustainability isn’t just a nod to the environment—it’s a strategic move with tangible benefits.
Let’s break this down.
1. Commit to Conscious Procurement
Understanding Your Purchases: Delve into your procurement processes. Knowledge of your purchases can be the first step towards a greener approach.
The EPEAT Advantage: EPEAT, a recognized global eco-label, acts as your compass in the realm of sustainable products.
2. Prioritize Reuse and ATM Refurbishment to Boost Efficiency and Savings
The Resource Drain: Remember, every new ATM consumes significant resources.
Maximize Lifespan: Most ATMs have a potential decade-long lifespan. Harness this potential by advocating for refurbished units.
Economic Benefits: A mere year's delay in technology refresh can lead to substantial savings.
3. Engage with Trusted Recycling Partners
The Recycling Dilemma: Despite e-waste's potential goldmine of recoverable materials, its recycling rates are bleak.
The Importance of Certification: Align with recyclers like e-Steward and R2. Their certifications stand as a testament to their commitment to eco-friendly and secure recycling.
4. Embrace Transparent ATM Sustainability Reporting
The Power of Data: Reporting isn't just about compliance; it's about understanding and enhancing your footprint.
Harnessing ITAD: A leading ITAD partner can be the lynchpin in aligning your sustainability data with organizational goals.
Want to lead the charge in sustainability and need a reliable partner?
Discover how Tellerex is making strides in the world of sustainability for FI's. Dive deeper into our initiatives, and let’s shape a greener future together.