Hard Drive Destruction
Philadelphia Hard Drive / Media Destruction Services
The amount of information and data that businesses keep on computer hard drives and media devices is unprecedented in history. Now more than ever, it’s vital that a hard drive destruction service be used whenever a hard drive and media devices have reached their end-of-life. This is the only way to ensure that confidential and highly sensitive emails, invoices, budgetary numbers and internal documents aren’t accessed by outside individuals.
What is the Importance of Hard Drive Shredding?
To ensure the safety of your business, employees, and clients, it is important to have your hard drive properly destroyed and disposed. This guarantees all information is kept safe and out of harm’s way.
It’s not enough to simply erase information from a device and expect that the data cannot be accessed. Once files have been erased on a drive, they can still be accessed by an individual skilled in information retrieval. Even if the drive is formatted, some of the information may still be accessible. The only way to ensure that information cannot be accessed once the hard drive or media device leaves your premises is to engage the use of a secure hard drive destruction service.
Philadelphia On-Site Hard Drive Destruction
PROSHRED® Philadelphia hard drive destruction services and mobile hard drive shredding services can ensure that your hard drives are properly destroyed before being discarded. Our hard drive destruction professionals will come to your business to pick up your end-of-life hard drives. If you require that your hard drives remain in your custody until they are destroyed, PROSHRED® Philadelphia also offers mobile hard drive shredding. This on site hard drive destruction can happen on-location at your facility, so you can watch your hard drives being destroyed. We also provide a detailed certificate of destruction showing the date and the time of hard drive pickup.
Recycling E-Waste And Complying With Legislation
PROSHRED® Philadelphia understands that your business is a committed to environmental stewardship as much as we are. That’s why we make sure that each shredded hard drive is sent to metal and electronics recyclers for further processing. Even computer monitors are safely disposed of with no landfill! We send electronic waste only to recycling partners who are certified to comply with federal and state electronic waste regulations, and only after your hard drives have been property destroyed.
Our PROSHRED® Philadelphia team has developed this great video to show you how the hard drive destruction process works. Enjoy!