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Kevin Kampschroer, Deputy Senior Sustainability Officer, GSA

Old electronics are filling up landfills. The EPA estimates only 25 percent of dead electronics, by weight, get recycled. As the largest consumer of electronics, the federal government can set an example for how to do better. The guidance for e-recycling issued by the General Services Administration is about to become a regulation. Kevin Kampschroer, deputy senior sustainability officer at GSA, joined Tom Temin and Emily Kopp on the Federal Drive to discuss its details.

Tags: Kevin Kampschroer , GSA , landfills , sustainability , Federal Drive

Thursday - 05/15/2014, 02:05pm EDT

Supplier quality management for federal agencies

Steve Charles, one of the co-founder of the immixGroup, will give listeners insight on how electronic problems can impact federal security.
July 16, 2013

Tags: Technology , IT security , supplier management , Steve Charles , immixGroup , sequestration , budget cuts , Trusted Supplier Program , information technology , John Gilroy , Federal Tech Talk

Tuesday - 07/16/2013, 11:24pm EDT

Agencies under new orders to recycle electronics

Agencies will have to take new steps to ensure electronics, such as computers and copiers, are reused or recycled and do not end up in landfills, according to a governmentwide bulletin the General Services Administration issued Thursday.

Tags: Technology , Janet Dobbs , Martha Johnson , GSA , National Strategy for Electronics Stewardship , Green government

Thursday - 03/01/2012, 05:21pm EST

GAO: Feds needs to do better job of recycling computers, electronics

Recent GAO testimony highlights the need for more attention to how computers, electronics are recycled once they're too old for agency use.

Tags: Technology , management , GAO , John Stephenson , computers , recycling , Dorothy Ramienski

Thursday - 10/29/2009, 04:25pm EDT