BAN Denies Certification to Illinois Electronics RecyclerPosted on July 14th, 2011 No comments
According to a press release issued by the Seattle-based Basel Action Network (BAN), the electronics recycling company Intercon Solutions , Chicago Heights, Ill., has been denied the organization’s e-Stewards certification . BAN says the denial was based on “compelling evidence” that Intercon Solutions had been engaged in exporting hazardous electronic scrap to China. In response, Intercon has rejected the accusations that it was the party shipping the hazardous material and has filed a petition in the Circuit Court of Cook County (Ill.) against CMA CGM, the U.S
BAN Denies Certification to Illinois Electronics Recycler
Securing Mobile Payments – It’s Still EarlyPosted on July 30th, 2009 No comments
Mobile payments are exciting, no question about it, writes PCI Columnist David Taylor. The very idea of allowing consumers to buy stuff anywhere, at any time, with the touch of a button, gets retail, banking and communications executives to the point where you almost have to hose them down. So, what better way to ruin the party than to bring up security and compliance issuesActually, the need for this emerging payment “channel” and the specific payment platforms, software and services to be PCI compliant should be obvious, Taylor said.