to open electronics recycling facility in Philadelphia
IT asset disposition company MPC will open
an 111,000 square foot technology and electronics disposition
processing facility in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The new facility
will support a 100 percent zero-landfill operation.
MPC will take in electronic material and
IT-based assets and provide disposition and remarketing services,
chain of custody and risk mitigation services and zero-landfill
A group of economic development professionals
who work directly with businesses coordinated the project at
the state level. Pennsylvania provided the company with a $230,000
funding offer through the Department of Community and Economic
Development that included an opportunity grant, job training
assistance and job creation tax credits.
MPC estimates that the facility will process
15 million pounds of material in its first year.