According to the 2016 State of Industry Report, 53% of businesses did not use a professional service to destroy their old hard drives, USBs, or other hardware that stored confidential material. Proper destruction of your hard drives is important. Hard drive shredding can be done on-site or off-site.
When electronic devices reach the end of their useful life you must get rid of them in a secure manner as you replace them with new models and systems. The issue that many companies face is ensuring secure procedures are followed for the destruction of the hard drives. No matter if you wipe the drive clean and erase the data, it still exists somewhere in the deep recesses of the system.
To meet industry requirements and to protect your customers, vendors, and other business associates, you need a fool-proof method of destruction that All Green Electronics Recycling provides thought on-site and off-site hard drive shredding services, hard drive recycling, crushing and SSD shredding.
What Is Hard Drive Shredding
Shredding involves machinery that breaks down the hard drive into tiny pieces too small to put back together. No one can reassemble the pieces and access the data.
Off-Site Hard Drive Shredding
Feel secure about shipping your hard drives to our site for off-site destruction. We utilize the most advanced equipment to remove all sensitive data from your hard drives in a secure manner. When the device is physically shredded, the data can no longer be retrieved.
On-Site Hard Drive Shredding
In many cases, you don’t want the data to leave your premises intact. To ensure destruction in the safest manner possible. You can be confident that all information has been destroyed before it leaves your site. This ensures your company is not responsible for lost or stolen information on your customers or vendors. When the hard drive shredding job is complete, All Green Electronics Recycling provides you with a certificate of destruction for your records or to produce when questioned by a government or industry authority.
Because of the small size of a solid-state drive, special precautions must be taken to ensure the data cannot be reconstructed. All Green Electronics Recycling has the equipment and the technology to shred these storage devices down to minute size to ensure all data is destroyed and inaccessible.
What Is Hard Drive Crushing
All Green Electronics Recycling provides crushing services for hard drives to ensure the destruction of private data. We can provide this service both on or off-site. This is where a large weight is used against the hard drive to break the platters and ensure all data is irretrievable. This method of destruction can be done in an office or a warehouse. This will then render the drive useless.
Why Choose All Green For Hard Drive Shredding?
With the use of state-of-the-art equipment and a clear chain of custody protocols, we can give the assurance you need when it comes to securely destroy your hard drives.
- Regularly scheduled pick-ups or on-demand services
- Secure chain of custody with reporting and checkpoints
- Certificate of hard drive destruction for each service
- All materials are securely recycled
- Employees are trained and meet security protocols set by industry standards
Modern Technology for Increased Security
All Green Electronics Recycling uses the latest equipment and technology to ensure the destruction of all storage devices. Turn to us when you need data destruction for hard drives, solid-state drives, CDs and DVDs, portable external devices such as external hard drives and flash drives, and much more.
All of our personnel have received security clearance and trained on the handling of sensitive data and the advanced equipment we use. During the hard drive shredding process, data is reduced to minuscule pieces that are irretrievable.
We provide you with a certificate of destruction once the job is complete for your records. We also create detailed reports that provide the ability to track your data destruction in case you ever need to present evidence to support any questions or claims made against your business.
Our process has been certified to meet government regulations and industry standards. Our mobile hard drive shredding service is guaranteed to destroy all data on your hardware. Because it is irrecoverable, it reduces your risk of sensitive data being leaked.