Secure Data Destruction: On-Site vs. Off-Site Solutions

by Nathan Church 4th September 2023

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Glasgow Computer Recycling understands the significance of responsible IT Asset Disposal (ITAD) in the era of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) and e-waste management. A crucial aspect of ITAD is secure data destruction.

Secure Data Destruction is a process that ensures sensitive information remains safeguarded while retired or redundant electronics are managed securely and sustainably.

On-Site Secure Data Destruction

On-site data destruction is all about bringing the certified destruction process directly to your organisation’s site.

Glasgow Computer Recycling’s team of highly skilled professionals will arrive at your location equipped with state-of-the-art equipment that adheres to industry standards.

There are many benefits to On-Site Data Destruction (if this is what your organisation requires):


Witness the entire data destruction process firsthand, ensuring the highest level of security and peace of mind.


Minimise downtime and logistical hassles as Glasgow Computer Recycling works efficiently on-site.


Stay compliant with data protection regulations and demonstrate responsible e-waste management practices

Secure On-site Data Destruction - Shredding Truck

Off-Site Secure Data Destruction

Off-site data destruction involves transporting your electronics to Glasgow Computer Recycling’s secure facility. Data destruction is carried out in accordance with certified and accredited processes.

This approach offers distinct benefits:

Specialised Equipment

Glasgow Computer Recycling’s facility is equipped with state-of-the-art data destruction equipment, ensuring complete and irreversible data erasure.


As well as specialised equipment, Glasgow Computer Recycling is certified and accredited in ITAD and e-waste management, guaranteeing that your data destruction adheres to the highest industry standards.

Sustainable Practices

Glasgow Computer Recycling takes environmental responsibility seriously, recycling e-waste in compliance with WEEE regulations.

Why Choose Glasgow Computer Recycling?

Strong commitment to certified, accredited, and sustainable ITAD practices sets Glasgow Computer Recycling apart. Whether you opt for on-site or off-site data destruction, you can trust the business to:

  • Safeguard your sensitive information.
  • Ensure compliance with data protection regulations.
  • Minimise your organisation’s carbon footprint through responsible e-waste management.
  • Provide transparent and efficient solutions tailored to your needs.

Contact Us

To learn more about our ITAD services and certified data destruction solutions, visit the service page here.

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