Compliance & Certifications
Southeastern Data continually meets specific high environmental standards and we safely manage used electronics.
Southeastern Data is a certified electronics recycler, who has demonstrated through audits (and other means) that we continually meet specific high environmental standards to safely aggregate, manage and recycle used electronics. Once we were certified, we are still continually audited by the independent accredited certifying body that holds the recycler’s to operating standards.
Southeastern Data has achieved the International Organization for Standardization´s ISO 9001:2008 certification for Quality Management Systems and ISO 14001:2004 certification for Environmental Management Systems. According to Southeastern Data President Michael Stubblebine, these achievements demonstrate the company’s deep commitment to quality processes, client satisfaction, and environmental stewardship.
Southeastern Data is ISO 14001 certified which ensure our business is executing ethical environmental practices on a daily basis. This certification provides tools and tips to help us reduce our environmental impact and improve environmental performance. It assures our business is executing good environmental practices without compromising quality, performance, or service.
Lastly, Southeastern Data is an approved GSA Contract Holder. The General Services Administration oversees the GSA Schedule program and has awarded the coveted 5-year Multiple Award Schedule (MAS Contract), distinction aka “GSA Contract” to Southeastern Data. With this prestigious distinction, Southeastern Data is able to sell products and services to government customers. While GSA Schedule Contracts are primarily used to sell to federal agencies, in certain circumstances they can also be used to sell to state and local government.
Also, our NAID AAA Certification® verifies our secure data destruction services comply with all known data protection laws through scheduled and surprise audits by trained, accredited security professionals, and fulfilling customer regulatory due diligence obligations. NAID AAA Certification is the most recognized and acknowledged verification of data destruction qualifications in the world, and we are certified here at Southeastern Data.
NAID AAA Certification is the most meaningful and robust secure data destruction validation program there is. A regimented, comprehensive unannounced audit program means that Southeastern Data operates knowing that we may receive an unannounced audit on any day, at any time, providing a us a powerful motivator for ongoing compliance.