Secure Data Recycling – IT
Secure Data Recycling are a national company with a waste management licence, operating a UK wide service to collect, transport and recycle computer and electrical waste.
The safe and secure disposal of redundant IT equipment is a key responsibility for business owners today. IT equipment often contains confidential and sensitive information, which can be easily accessed by thieves and criminals. If third parties are able to access data on the equipment that you have sold, scrapped or donated, you could be liable for prosecution under the Data Protection Act 1998. Furthermore, improper disposal could also leave you in breach of environmental laws.
- Secure Data Recycling have purpose built shredding machines that will destroy data carrying devices such as computer hard-drives, and the rigorous destruction procedure can be witnessed by you or any of your colleagues if required. Once IT equipment has been destroyed you will be issued with a Certificate of Destruction and any other documentation required by law.
- Secure Date Recycling comply with all Environment Agency guidelines, who regularly inspect all operations to ensure compliance with WEEE waste disposal regulations.