Laws Regarding eWaste

Oklahoma Computer Recovery Act – States that if you sell computers in Oklahoma, you have to recycle computers in Oklahoma.

EPA’s eWaste Guidelines – Wastes from facilities that generate over 100 kilograms (about 220 pounds) per month of hazardous waste are regulated under Federal law when disposed. CRTs from such facilities sent for disposal (as opposed to reuse, refurbishment or recycling) must be manifested and sent as hazardous waste to a permitted hazardous waste landfill.

HIPAA Data Security Guidelines – Data Security Standards placed on the Medical Industry by the US Government

Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act – Privacy of Consumer Financial Information