Data Center


On and Offsite Secure Destruction Services


This is the foundation of all services provided; Glasgow Computer Recycling will attend your site, collect your redundant IT equipment/WEEE and issue a Waste Transfer Note

All equipment is checked for data-bearing media (hard drives, CDs etc.) hard drives are destroyed by erasing or crushing. Any physical destruction of these media assets is destroyed using a hard drive crusher.

Asset labels and customer identification stickers are removed from equipment, everything is disposed of in accordance with the WEEE Regulations.

This service is charged on the amount of equipment/waste to be collected and the difficulty of the collection and is suitable for disposing of equipment that does not contain particularly sensitive data – simply contact us to go over your requirement.

Additional Services

Additional services can be provided for a fully tailored service, in order to meet any customer IT Asset Disposal requirement and policy.

Certificate of Destruction

You will be issued with a Certificate of Destruction showing the serial numbers of all drives processed and the method of destruction, either crushing as part of the Recycling Collection or the more secure erasure and shredding options.

Enhanced Data Destruction

The hard drive crushing carried out as part of a Recycling Collection may be sufficient for your needs, but in order to meet more stringent disposal policies Glasgow Computer Recycling can offer a higher level of data destruction services.

Hazardous Waste

Most redundant IT equipment/WEEE is classed as Hazardous Waste – Glasgow Computer Recycling will complete the mandatory SEPA paperwork for you for added piece of mind.

Tape Destruction

All backup data tapes of all types; DLT, LTO, DDS etc can be destroyed. Effectively turning tapes in to confetti to ensure your data is fully destroyed.

Onsite Data Destruction

For the highest level of data security onsite data destruction can be offered to customers in order to ensure all hard drives are physically destroyed before leaving premises.

Asset Report

In order to save you from making a record of all the items you are disposing of Glasgow Computer Recycling can issue a full Asset Report showing the asset type, serial number, and asset number of everything collected from you.

Enhanced Security

In order to meet the most secure computer disposal policies Glasgow Computer Recycling is able to offer an enhanced security collection service with all equipment sealed in cages, numbered security tags, full reporting on the collection vehicle’s progress back to base, and an audit trail of all security seals.


Glasgow Computer Recycling can offer your business specialist mobile device recycling, refurbishment and reuse services. More information on mobile phone and device services is here.

Unlimited Security

Fully tailored IT Asset Disposal services to meet your requirements.


Customer Security Incidents Notified on Time


Customers Needing a Certificate of Destruction


Customer Documentation Issued on Time


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