Benefits of Certification

When you become e-Stewards certified, you’re in full alignment with your clients’ needs. You’ll increase business and gain new and bigger clients by being:


Only e-Stewards certification has the endorsement of major environmental groups, including Greenpeace, the Sierra Club, and the Natural Resource Defense Council


Data Protection is assured through rigorous requirements for chain-of-custody and data destruction.


e-Stewards recyclers operate a management system to achieve legal compliance with all laws, including the Basel Convention.

Socially Responsible

e-Stewards certification forbids practices such as sweatshops, child  and prison labor anywhere in the supply chain.


e-Stewards recyclers can demonstrate the downstream disposition of all hazardous waste throughout the supply chain.


e-Stewards certification is available worldwide and incorporates multiple global standards, including ISO 14001.

In Good Company

Major corporations and cities such as LG, Samsung, Alcoa, Bank of America, San Francisco and Seattle, as well as environmental groups endorse only e-Stewards certification.

Other Benefits 

As a certified e-Stewards recycler, you'll have access to exclusive e-Stewards marketing tools and our e-Stewards Marketplace. Uncertified e-waste recyclers are charged a 5% fee for all transactions on the Marketplace but certified recyclers pay nothing for their listing. Learn more about the e-Stewards Marketplace and how you can use to increase your revenue and visibility by clicking here. 


Do the right thing for the environment and the bottom line. Get certified.