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Customized recycling solutions

Business

Does your business have a sustainability plan? What about green initiatives? Our customizable B2B service model is tailored directly to the needs of your organization.

OEM Services

Our OEM service platform is designed to provide a comprehensive solution, geared towards affordability and convenience. Take advantage of the many administrative support tactics that Vintage Tech offers.

Education

Vintage Tech Recyclers aims towards providing the most cost effective solutions for the educational sector. Allow us to keep costs to a minimum and give a chance of revenue generation towards your school’s technology plan.

Award-winning solutions

RESPONSIBLE RECYCLING© 2008

Vintage Tech received the Responsible Recycling© 2008 certificate for environmental, health and safety management. This helps us to assure open, transparent, and complete compliance with the R2 Standard.

e-Stewards

We proudly received the e-Stewards Certification; which is the electronic recycling and refurbishment industry’s gold standard. This accreditation sets us apart from others in a marketplace that has the potential for negative impacts on the environment and human health.

Better Business Bureau

Vintage Tech is an A+ accredited business, holding trust, ethics and excellent customer service above all else.

DoD 5220.22

We meet and surpass the standards required by the US Department of Defense to protect and erase all sensitive data on your data-containing devices.

NIST 800-88

We are in compliance with all of the standards put in place by the National Institute of Standards and Technology to ensure your data-containing devices are properly handled.

ISO 14001

Vintage Tech earned the ISO 14001 Certification for following the highest framework for effective environmental management. This accreditation acknowledges our continuous effort to measure and reduce our impact on the environment.

ISO 9001

This certification acknowledges that Vintage Tech holds strong principles to be consistently focused on our customers, ensuring their needs are always met. ISO 9001 also holds us accountable to the goal of continuous improvement.

2012 Rosie Awards

Our founder, Karrie Gibson, was awarded the 2012 Rosie Award by Waste and Recycling News. This award recognizes powerful and influential women in the electronic recycling industry who inspire others with their guidance, work ethic, innovation and persistence for entrepreneurship.

Torch Award

The BBB’s Torch Award is awarded to businesses who demonstrate ethical business practices during their interactions with customers, employees, suppliers and surrounding communities. Vintage Tech was recognized in 2012 for our outstanding reputation in the industry as well as our remarkable marketplace ethics.

Illinois Recycling Association Member

Vintage Tech is a proud member of the Illinois Recycling Association; who’s mission is to encourage the responsible use of resources by promoting waste reduction, reuse and recycling.

Michigan Recycling Coalition

Vintage Tech is a proud member of the Michigan Recycling Coalition; who strive to promote waste reduction, beneficial utilization, recycling and composting.

MORA Member

As a strong supporter and member of the Missouri Recycling Association, Vintage Tech is dedicated to help Missouri be environmentally sustainable.

Association of New Jersey Recyclers

Vintage Tech is a proud participant of the Association of New Jersey Recyclers. The ANJR serves as the recycling influence in New Jersey with their promotion of education, advocacy, and professional standards.

Pennsylvania Recycling Market Center Member

Vintage Tech is a proud member of the PARMC. PARMC is a non-profit organization that leads in the development of recycling markets in the state of Pennsylvania.

NAPW’s Woman of the Year (2012)

Our founder, Karrie Gibson, was recognized as the 2012 Woman of the Year by the National Association of Professional Women.

Tom Cross’s Ovation to Business Award

Vintage Tech Recyclers was recognized by State Representative Tom Cross for our willingness to protect our planet, grow local jobs, and give back to the communities that surround us.

Illinois Recycler of the Year

Providing an innovation recycling solution to consumers and entities statewide, Vintage Tech was awarded the Illinois Recycler of the Year award for providing customized services and creating new green jobs throughout Illinois.

State of the State Address (Recognition by Governor Pat Quinn)

“Illinois is not only a land of skilled workers,” explained Governor Pat Quinn, “It's also a land of creative entrepreneurs. People like Karrie Gibson and her company, Vintage Tech Recyclers in Romeoville.”

Forbes

Our founder and CEO, Karrie Gibson, was recognized in Forbes magazine as being part of the "100 Most Powerful Women" article in September of 2012.

Naperville Chamber

Vintage Tech Recyclers was awarded the 2012 Small Business of the Year Award for the Business-to-Business category.

GSA

As a GSA contractor, Vintage Tech Recyclers provides e-Stewards/R2 certified recycling to Federal Entities across the United States.

Recent news

November 15, 2014

America Recycles Day has locals ‘emptying out technology of years gone by’

Computers, VCRs and fax machines that had been collecting dust in basements for more than two decades might now be able to be put to use. The city of Hagerstown and Washington County hosted separate events on Saturday, allowing local residents to drop off household electronics to be recycled in celebration of America Recycles Day. […]

November 12, 2014

Future of Will County electronics recycling program in jeopardy, director warns

Will County’s electronics recycling and collection program — a free public drop-off service for residents — could be in jeopardy. That was the message Wednesday from Dean Olson, who heads up Will County’s Resource Recovery and Energy Division, during a county board Legislative and Policy Committee meeting. Olsen characterized the issue as “urgent,” noting immediate […]

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