R2 Certification in Brazil Sustains Re-Teck as Industry Leader in Global RSCM Solutions

SAN FRANCISCO, CA  — Re-Teck, a subsidiary of the Li-Tong Group (LTG) and the global provider of reverse supply chain management (RSCM) solutions, announced today that Re-Teck Brazil was awarded the latest Responsible Recycling Practices Standard (R2) Certification, R2:2013. The R2 Standard is the electronic recycling industry’s leading certification and the premier global standard leading…

South America Finds New Riches in Lithium Supply

Despite advances in battery technology, production is still dependent on three elemental metals: cobalt, graphite, and lithium. The amount of lithium actually used in batteries is relatively small as a percentage of their total weight. That is why, despite the rising cost of the commodity, battery prices are falling as production increases. Companies, such as…

15 Crowd-Pleasing IoT Product & Platform Wins

The enthusiasm of developers and customers alike for Internet of Things (IoT) continues to build and be strong, especially if you use the measure of support by crowd funding sources. It may be that predictions for burgeoning market growth may be right on the money. Gartner predicts that 6.4 billion connected things will be in…