Latest News & Announcements for the month of April 2017

  • A1 Assets and City of Winter Park Host Spring Cleaning Electronics Recycling and Hazardous Materials Collection Event

    Posted by: Andre Klass
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    LONGWOOD, Florida (April 17, 2017) – A1 Assets and the city of Winter Park are partnering again for their first bi-annual recycling event of the year for the city's residents to properly dispose of their unwanted electronics and hazardous waste.

    The recycling drive will take place on Saturday, April 22, between 8am-12pm, at Winter Park's Public Works Compound at 1409 Howell Branch Road. During the event, A1 Assets staff will be present to collect electronic devices, including old computers, monitors, laptops, telephones, stereo equipment, televisions, VCR & DVD players, batteries, and mobile gadgets. At the same time, the city will also be collecting chemicals, oil/gasoline, tires, oil and latex paint and paint thinners, propane tanks, and other types of hazardous chemicals and waste.

    All electronics collected will be processed and recycled by A1 Assets in accordance to the strict procedures governed by the ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, and R2 certification standards, which include the complete and secure eradication of all data contained on them.

    "We are proud to be part of this enduring partnership with the City of Winter Park to offer this invaluable service to their community," said David Leavitt, President and CEO of A1 Assets, Inc. "As more and more everyday people become aware of the harmful impacts that household hazardous waste has on our environment, turnout at these events consistently becomes higher and higher, year after year."

    For businesses and residents with more than a pickup truck load, please contact A1 Assets directly by calling 407-339-7030 or emailing recycle@a1assets.com.

    More information about this event is available here: https://cityofwinterpark.org/event/household-hazardous-waste-dropoff/

    About A1 Assets, Inc.:

    A1 Assets, Inc. services Fortune 1000 companies and government accounts across Florida and the Southeastern United States by providing industry-leading asset management services including innovative remarketing and superior electronics recycling. A1 Assets, Inc. is the only company in Central Florida certified in the Responsible Recycling Practices (R2), ISO 14001:2004, and OHSAS 18001:2007 standards guaranteeing data security and environmentally friendly materials management. For more information, please visit A1 Assets’ official website.

    Media Contact:

    Andrew Hoopper, President
    Andrew@A1Assets.com
    407-339-7030 ext. 223