Destroying all Media. Removing confidential information, purging, shredding and granulating media.
Certifying the Process:
Providing itemised certificates documenting the Make, Model and Serial number of each device destroyed.
Hard drives and other storage devices may contain data relating to confidential or proprietary information which can't simply be removed by deleting it. All drives must have their data purged by overwriting. Alternatively, the physical drive can be destroyed.
Our Destruction Solutions:
IT-Green® offers suitable solutions to the full, irrecoverable destruction of data(1) on hard disk drives and other data bearing media. Our solutions, have been designed to meet with processes set out in BS/ EN 15713 (2009) and guidance issued by the Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (UK).
Hard Drive Binary Wiping/ Purging:
UK legislation for armed forces and top secret data is covered by HMG CESG IS5, which incorporates both baseline and Enhanced overwriting of data via a 3 pass binary wipe.
Although superceded by NIST 800-88 (which requires a single pass wipe), we maintain a data wiping facility offering 7 pass binary wiping to the US DOD 7 pass standard.
Hard Drive Shredding/ Shearing:
We Provide a full destruction service whereby hard drives are sheared into sections in accordance with BS EN 15713 (2009). Circuit boards are separated from the drives, providing further security to the process.
Optical Media and Solid State Media Granulation:
In accordance with BS EN 15713 (2009) we provide a secure service for the complete destruction of optical and solid state media down to 4mm chips,
Tape Backup Units:
Units are shredded to BS EN15713 (2009) ensuring their complete destruction and preventing any recovery of data.
Our service collects, transports and processes your data bearing media in-house with no third party involvement. We provide full itemised certificates once we've destroyed your media. Certificates of destruction include the make, model, serial number and methods of destruction used.
Operating in accordance with the Pan European Directive.
IT-Green® is licensed as an Upper Tier Waste Carrier with the Environment Agency and runs an Authorised Treatment facility.
IT Green® is the trading name of: Computer displays (UK) Limited: (Company Reg: 05587345)VAT Registration Number: 920 5602 22.
A Secure destruction process with fully itemised documentation.
Complete removal and treatment of all used, unwanted, faulty or end of life equipment in compliance with the directive.
End of life tracking for redundant assets. Ensure you know where your waste ends up!