TAMPA, Fla. — Sims Recycling Solutions, the world’s largest electronics recycler is pleased to announce that their the two facilities in Tampa, FL have become the fifth and sixth Sims Recycling Solutions facilities in the United States to achieve OHSAS 18001 certification.
OHSAS 18001 is an international occupational health and safety management system standard to enable an organization to control its health and safety risks and improve its performance. OHSAS 18001 certification is the result of an audited-verification of the organization’s management system to achieve those goals.
“I would like to thank the entire team in Tampa for their efforts in obtaining OHSAS 18001 Certification” says Ingrid Sinclair, General Manager, Sims Recycling Solutions. “Facility wide commitment and participation has been a key ingredient in the successful implementation of our safety management system. OHSAS 18001 Certification is another important milestone in the ongoing effort to reach our goal of a zero harm workplace.”
The OHSAS 18001 certification isn’t the only certification or management system in place in the Sims Recycling Solutions facilities. To review some of the Environmental Management Standards please visit, http://us.simsrecycling.com/key-issues/environmental-responsibility/environmental-standards.