Certification demonstrates commitment to quality and environmental management
Oviedo, Florida - E-waste recycler and management consultant Southeastern Data announces that it 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 Allan S. Jackson, these achievements demonstrate the company’s deep commitment to quality processes, client satisfaction, and environmental stewardship.
Jackson, who became owner and president of Southeastern Data in 2008, views these latest certifications as an important milestone for his company.“The process for earning these certifications is rigorous but highly important, especially in our business,” states Jackson. “Our clients trust that their e-waste is being cost-effectively and appropriately managed by an environmentally sensitive and responsible recycling partner. Pursuing world-class processes like these represent the next stage in our company’s evolution.”
ISO 9001:2008 and 140001:2004 are voluntary certifications based on globally accepted and implemented standards. ISO 9001:2008 provides a set of standardized requirements for a quality management system for the purpose of consistently satisfying customers´ expectations. ISO 14001:2004 provides a framework for a holistic, strategic approach to the organization´s environmental policy, plans, and actions. Both certifications address organization processes, recordkeeping, monitoring, and continuous improvement. ISO 14001:2004 also addresses environmental regulatory compliance.
About Southeastern Data
Established in 1996, Southeastern Data (www.southeasterndata.com) is a Central Florida-based company that specializes in helping local, national, and international organizations manage their electronic waste through responsible and cost-effective recycling and remarketing. In addition to being an ISO 9001:2008- and ISO 14001:2004-certified company, Southeastern Data is a certified Veteran-Owned Small Business, registered with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection/Environmental Protection Agency, a member of the Manufacturers Association of Central Florida, and a Registered Microsoft Refurbisher.
Allan S. Jackson, president
142 Park Road
Oviedo, FL 32765