Press Releases

WasteAdvantage magazine – July 2019 – “For more than 22 years, CompuCycle has led the way in the electronics recycling industry.  Founded in 1995 by Clive Hess, Executive Vice President, and his father, John…”   Continue Reading

Houston small business introduces state-of-the-art technology for electronics recycling

HOUSTON— April 30, 2019— Currently, there are more than 135 million cell phones, 23 million televisions, and 31 million computers in landfills in the United States that don’t have to be.
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Know Your E-Scrap Processor: CompuCycle

HOUSTON— January 9, 2019— When CompuCycle leaders looked at automating the company’s e-scrap processing, they realized there was no point in reinventing a well-functioning wheel. Colt Recycling, which has done business with CompuCycle, was already successfully using a custom-designed shredding and separation system in New Hampshire.
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Exxon Mobil’s Corporate Citizenship Report

The great thing about business is being able to help people and make their lives easier. A byproduct of running a profitable business is the ability to make a significant impact within the communities we serve.

Exxon Mobil is a great example of a company that uses its platform to make a difference in the lives of others.
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CompuCycle is awarded the Ebby Halliday and Maurice Acers Business and Industry Recycling Award by Keep Texas Beautiful

Learn more about this awesome group of award winning recyclers!

Award Announcement

Thank you KTB!

America Recycles Day, November 15th , 2018

Houston Processor Installs Commodities Recovery Line

HOUSTON— August 23, 2018— CompuCycle is expanding its footprint and capabilities with the installation of a multi-million-dollar shredding and separation system.

The 22-year-old company recently agreed to purchase a 40,000-square-foot space near its existing facility for the installation of the shredding and separation system. The new processing line will be the result of a partnership with New Hampshire-based processor Colt Recycling.
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ABC13 Earth Day E-Cycling Drive

CompuCycle was proud to be a sponsor of ABC13 11th annual”ABC13 Earth Day E-Cycling Drive” on April 20, 2018 at ABC 13 studios from 6am-3pm. During the drive, we encourage Houstonians to drop-off their e-waste materials (old computers, monitors, printers, electronics, cell phones, etc.) to help do their part to make Houston a better place to live. ABC13 will broadcast live from our E-cycle event from 9-10am to educate Houstonians on simple and easy steps anyone can make at home to live an “earth friendly” life.
For more information, please click on this link.

CompuCycle Inc. adds Electronics Services Management

HOUSTON— September 15, 2017— Recycling Today: Houston-based company fully manages clients’ IT assets.
“CompuCycle, a Houston-based provider of end-of-life IT asset management services, has expanded its focus to work with local, national and global corporations for electronics services management.
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John Lingelbach’s Response to BAN’s Press Release

HOUSTON— September 14, 2017— “The Basel Action Network (BAN) has issued a second report presenting information derived from its GPS tracking activities. Like the first report from a year ago, this report names electronics recyclers and leaves the casual reader presuming each named recycler is complicit in illegal exporting (part of an “export chain,” as BAN puts it).
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Response to BAN Press Release

September 6, 2017— CompuCycle had no prior knowledge of the BAN press release on September 6, 2017. We take issue with that release. We are horrified to be listed by BAN as a “Scam Recycler.”

CompuCycle did not export a printer from our Houston facility to Hong Kong. What actually happened is as follows: CompuCycle delivered 15 skids of printers to our approved recycler in Fort Worth, Texas on July 13, 2017, and this is documented
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Newly Certified as a Woman-Owned Small Business, CompuCycle Exhibits at 2015 WBEA EXPO and WBENC National Conference to Reach Out to Corporate Clients

HOUSTON—Wednesday, May 20, 2015—CompuCycle announced today that it has gained its certification as a woman-owned small business through the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
CompuCycle will use the certification to help its corporate clients meet supplier diversity goals and to further differentiate itself from its competition.

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