Russ Ernst has over twenty years’ experience in product strategy and management and is frequently sought for comment on issues related to data security in the circular economy. As Chief Technology Officer at Blancco Technology Group, he is responsible for defining, driving and executing the product strategy across the Blancco data erasure and device diagnostics product suite. Russ is co-author of the recently published book "Net Zeros and Ones: How Data Erasure Promotes Sustainability, Privacy, and Security."
All Sessions by Russ Ernst
Day 4 – April 18 April 18, 2023
2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Spotlight on Electronics - Checking the Pulse: Changes in Electronics Recycling
Track: Markets and Global Trade 🛈Topics specific to products that come out of a recycling facility that can be sold as products or feedstock; ferrous metals; nonferrous metals (aluminum, copper, lead, zinc, tin, and precious metals); stainless steel and high-temperature alloys; plastics; recovered fiber (paper, corrugated, cartons); tires/rubber; electronics; glass; textiles; residential recyclers and materials recovery facilities; Basel Convention; OECD; import/export; and tariffs.Electronics Reuse and Recycling is one of the most dynamic industries in the world. Constantly changing equipment streams, data security methods, customer requirements, regulations, market conditions, trade restrictions, and certification standards are a challenges for every recycler. This session will discuss the key changes in the industry, and how to stay on top of them.