Best Practices for Data Destruction

Protect Your Business and Your Privacy by Following the Best Data Destruction Practices There’s a reason why you rarely see bulky file cabinets being used in offices these days. With the advent of computers, portable storage devices, and in recent years, cloud computing, there is no more reason to rely on those old school file […]

Five reasons why data destruction is important

It is important to make every effort to avoid data breaches when it comes to getting rid of old hard drives in your offices. Although deleting the drives yourself may seem more cost-effective, you run the risk of maliciously accessing and using your data. Data destruction is the destroying of data stored on hard disks, […]

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A Guide to Data Destruction and Decommissioning Data Centers

The advent of the information age has brought about numerous advancements that have improved human lives significantly. New products and technologies are coming out left and right and they have forever changed the way people handle different aspects of their daily lives. Everything from the way people communicate to the manner in which they work […]

Why You Should E-Cycle Electronics

When it comes to electronics, we always need the latest upgrades and devices on the market. The production of these electronics takes a lot of labor and resources. All electronic devices contain chemicals and metals that can be harmful when introduced to the environment. Because of this, e-cycling electronics is important when they are no […]

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Proper Copper, Electronics, and Circuit Board Recycling

  A Comprehensive Guide to Copper Circuit Board Recycling About Copper Copper or 29Cu is the 29th atomic number on the periodic table of elements. Copper is a naturally occurring metal. This means it occurs in a way that makes it usable as metal and made into any number of items. Throughout history, copper has […]

The Benefits of Recycling Your Computer

The Positive Impact of Computer Recycling For most people, upgrading your computer is a well thought out event. Major computer enthusiasts can spend months deciding on the right components, purchasing them, and actually building their PC. Casual tech owners may only spend a few moments at their local store selecting their new machine. However, in […]

Everything You Need to Know About Copper Recycling

Copper Recycling: A Valuable Waste Reducing Method We only have a limited amount of materials on this planet. We use things at an alarming rate, and it isn’t slowing down any time soon. Even things that we take for granted every day could end up becoming a rare commodity if we aren’t careful. This includes […]

Circuit Boards or Computer Components recycling

Do You Have Circuit Boards or Computer Components You Can Sell?

There is a great deal of satisfaction that comes with “going green” and recycling your computer components, or circuit boards with a recycling company, but did you know you can also make some extra money by choosing to take on this type of endeavor? Examples of Computer Parts Used for Recycling Some computer components that […]

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UPS Battery Backups and Recycling: What You Need to Know

Ever wonder how UPS batteries are disposed of when they are no longer used?  Let’s start with what exactly is a UPS.  The term UPS, stands for an “uninterruptible power supply/source,” and is a battery or flywheel backup that provides emergency power to a load when the electrical power fails. Unfortunately, UPS batteries are not […]

Lead-Acid Battery Recycling

Lead-Acid Battery Recycling: What You Need to Know

You may wonder what happens to your old car battery when it is replaced with a new one. In most cases, it will get recycled. Car batteries, which are lead-acid type batteries cannot be disposed of in incinerators or landfills because they are too toxic. Lead-acid Batteries Come in Two Designs Two types of lead-acid […]