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Did you know that your Hard Drives and Cell Phones contain more private information than hundreds of boxes of paper that could put you or your company at risk?

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Protect Your Information With Electronics Destruction Services

Digital media contains assets highly sought after by cybercriminals and data thieves. Old, or improperly destroyed digital media can pose a huge threat to any business. Proper electronic destruction from Record Nations can help to alleviate some of those risks.

Cybercriminals and identity thieves are looking to get their hands on old, used electronic media devices. Items such as USB drives, hard drives, and CDs hold a wealth of sensitive and proprietary information. Items found on the secondary market are often bought and sold with the intent of extracting this data.

Even after erasing and wiping all your digitally stored files from these electronic devices, they still have the potential to be manipulated to retrieve old files. Safely destroy and recycle your old electronics with Record Nations today.

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Items You Should Destroy

If your computers, laptops, or other electronic media devices once held any confidential files or information, make sure to have them properly destroyed to avoid any data breaches in the future. Taking this simple precaution can save money and years of rebuilding.

Devices We Accept:

  • Laptops

  • Computers

  • Tablets

  • Cell Phones

  • Hard Drives

  • USB Drives

  • CDs, DVDs, or any disks

  • Credit and Debit Cards

  • Portable Hard Drives

Our partnered destruction companies make sure that each type of device is adequately shredded and unusable in the future. After the information is destroyed, the raw materials can then be sent for recycling. This helps to protect you, and the environment.

Record Nations' Electronic Destruction Process

1. Gather all of the electronics you have to destroy. The more devices you have, the less the cost will be per device.

2. Give Record Nations a call at (866) 385-3706 or fill out our form to connect to a certified service provider. You will receive multiple quotes so choose the one that works best for you.

3. After you and the service provider you chose decide on a date and time, they will pick your electronics up and take them to a secure destruction facility. 

4. Your devices will be completely destroyed, ensuring the data on them is unrecoverable. Then, the parts that can be recycled will be separated and recycled for new devices to be made.

5. Once the process is complete, you will receive a certificate of destruction for your records. This certificate ensures that your devices were properly destroyed and recycled in compliance with state and federal regulations.

Complete Destruction for Complete Security

When you use an electronics destruction and recycling service, your data is guaranteed to remain private. Our service providers only use methods to ensure that the data on your devices is unrecoverable.

Protect the Environment

Electronic devices contain harmful chemicals that cause harm to the environment if disposed of improperly. Using a safe service provider ensures these chemicals do not end up in landfills so they won’t cause the environment any damage.

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See What Our Customers Are Saying

Sharon
Asheville, NC
"Spoke with Cindy to give info for electronics destruction quotes. She was very courteous and professional!"
Alex
South Attleboro, MA
"Services are excellent. On-site personnel are pleasant and very helpful. Please continue to save the environment."
Chloe
New York, NY
"Tobias was super efficient and helpful, connected me with people who were able to help so quickly. 10/10 customer service!"

Electronic Destruction FAQs

How does electronic destruction work?

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1. Gather all of the electronics you have to destroy. The more devices you have, the less the cost will be per device.

2. Give Record Nations a call at (866) 385-3706 or fill out our form to connect to a certified service provider. You will receive multiple quotes so choose the one that works best for you.

3. After you and the service provider you chose decide on a date and time, they will pick your electronics up and take them to a secure destruction facility. 

4. Your devices will be completely destroyed, ensuring the data on them is unrecoverable. Then, the parts that can be recycled will be separated and recycled for new devices to be made.

5. Once the process is complete, you will receive a certificate of destruction for your records. This certificate ensures that your devices were properly destroyed and recycled in compliance with state and federal regulations.

How much does electronic destruction cost?

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The price of your electronics destruction service will depend on the type of device(s) you have, how many, your location, and other factors. Once you contact us with the details of your project, we will be able to give you an accurate price quote.

How secure is electronic destruction?

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All of our service providers follow all state and federal regulations when it comes to data privacy and the environment. Electronics destruction ensures your data is unrecoverable and the valuable materials are recycled to make completely new devices. In addition, you will receive a certificate of destruction after your electronics are destroyed for your records. It details the process, ensuring it complies with privacy laws.

Can I witness the destruction process?

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Most of the time, the shred trucks do not have room for larger electronics. Therefore, if you have a lot to destroy, you will most likely not be able to witness the shredding. Ask your service provider what they can handle when you connect with them.

What electronics can I destroy?

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Our service providers are equipped to handle:

– Computers, Laptops, Monitors, and Hard Drives

– Cell Phones

– Printers, Scanners, and Photocopy Equipment

– iPads and Tablets

– File and Database Servers

– And More!

What happens to the electronics after they're destroyed?

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After going through a shredder, magnets will collect iron and steel, while mechanical processing separates aluminum, copper, and other metals. Water separates the plastic and glass. Raw materials will be prepared for secondary recyclers or sent to manufacturers to be used in the production of other devices.

Why can't I just sell, trade, or donate my devices?

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Electronics contain valuable information such as personal data, banking information, confidential business information, and more that can cause serious damage if it ends up in the wrong hands. Electronics destruction ensures that all of your data is unrecoverable.

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