Norcross, GA (PressExposure) April 27, 2012 -- LAN Systems, a leading Atlanta IT Consulting company, hosted a Green IT Earth Day event at its offices last week. The event was in celebration of Earth Day and collected e-waste for recycling.
LAN Systems partnered with Premier Surplus of Cumming. The event was held from 11am to 2pm and included lunch of grilled hotdogs and brats. Everyone who brought something to recycle received a green, reusable, insulated grocery tote.
"We collected 3,131 pounds of e-waste," said CEO Mary Hester. "That's a ton and a half kept out of landfills and all proceeds will go to the Norcross Cluster School Partnership. It was a great time and so successful that we are doing another recycle event on July 2nd ."
Earth Day is an annual day on which events are held worldwide to increase awareness and appreciation of the Earth's natural environment. Earth Day is now coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network and is celebrated in more than 175 countries every year.
About Premier Surplus:
An American owned and family operated R2 Certified ISO 14001-2004 Certified electronic recycler with 35 years of combined experience in Asset management and e-waste recycling. Our number one priority is to safeguard our customer's information by offering proper data destruction. Our process is leading the way to manage and safely dispose of e-waste. For more information, visit: http://www.premiersurplus.net
About LAN Systems:
LAN Systems is a leading Atlanta IT Consulting company that provides people-focused IT solutions. As technology experts, LAN Systems helps companies make the most of their existing IT investment and choose the right solutions to fuel growth. LAN Systems is a leading provider of IT Solutions for growing businesses in the Metro Atlanta. For more information, visit LAN Systems at http://www.lansystems.com.