Do you need rid of old computers from your establishment or corporate company? Or maybe Education, Council?
Whether you’re a small business or a big establishment, we’re able to dispose of or recycle your old laptops computers and bulk IT Equipment, however many you have, we also provide a FREE IT Audit of all equipment received!
We’re registered with the Environment Agency, so you can be confident your equipment is in the hands of professionals and will be suitably disposed of or recycled where possible. Regardless of whether or not your Laptops are working, we can take them off your hands. We can also dispose of or recycle any excess cables that may just be taking up room in your storage cupboard. To arrange collection from your home or business premises make sure to get in touch today, we’ll be happy to help. IT Asset Recycling | IT Asset Disposal | WEEE Recycling – Secure destruction.
Our IT disposal services
According to a recent research UK companies are disposing an average of 500 personal computers per year after using them for less than 4 years, bringing the total number of computer disposal into millions. Therefore, it is not surprising that legislation regulating IT disposal is getting tighter and there is a dire need for companies to adhere to best practices in computer disposal. We are UK’s leading provider of IT disposal services. Our service includes:
- Collection of equipment
- Responsible and secure data disposal
- Recycling old computers
We are working with companies ranging from SME to Large Enterprises, delivering safe, fully certified and cost-effective solutions to manage the technical and logistical processes for IT disposal. This includes understanding the issues related to off-site and on-site, as well as adhering to policies for governmental, environmental and data security purposes. Securing data in computer recycling If data is not properly erased before the computer disposal or computer recycling, sensitive information such as credit card numbers, personal financial data and account records of online transactions can land in the wrong hands. We ensure that private data on the hard drive is destroyed by performing the following steps:
- Receive computer for destruction in a securely locked vehicle
- Shred hard drives
- Separate the aluminum from the metals by an electromagnet device
- Send the shredded remains of the metal to a recycling plant
As technology is getting faster and cheaper, we are quite happy with getting stuff cheaper and cheaper. However, this is also a darker side, outdated, broken or discarded computers pose a serious environmental hazard. It is important to dispose off your computers ethically, otherwise, your equipment lands up in a third world country where low wage workers perform “dirty computer recycle” techniques exposing themselves to mercury, lead and other toxic materials without any protection.
Computer recycling is the reuse of computers and other IT devices. Computers are made from materials including metals, glass and plastics, all of which require energy to mine and manufacture. Recycling computer saves our natural resources and prevents water and air pollution, as well as emissions of greenhouse gas that are caused by manufacturing materials. For example, one million recycle computers save energy equivalent to the electricity used by thousands of homes in a year.
Recycling computer consist of putting up computers for sale, donating computers to organizations directly, sending computers back to their original manufacturers, or sending components to a local recycler. Manufacturers take back some old computers from customers and recycle or refurbish them.
We provide both disposal and recycling facilities. Either provide us with a list of equipment to dispose or in case you have no information on what equipment needs to be disposed then we can send our engineers to your site. We are able to collect from any location throughout the UK. Collection prices differ from location, so please contact us directly for a quote. Our facilities are located in Maidenhead, Reading, Bracknell, Wokingham, Woodley, Slough and Caversham.
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