Media Destruction

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Media Destruction

Confidential data stored on hard drives, flash drives, CDs, DVDs, audio tapes SD card is a prime target for thieves and risks your compliance with Data Protection Laws.

If your hard drive disposal process includes erasing, reformatting, wiping or degaussing old hard drives, you and your customers are still vulnerable. In fact, as long as the drives are physically intact, private information can still be retrieved. 

Datashredders offer a hard drive and digital media destruction service to guarantee data is destroyed and no longer recoverable.

We can securely shred hard drives and all types of media. We can come to your premises and destroy your drives as you witness the destruction or we can collect them and shred them at our own state-of-the-art site.

All resulting material from the destruction is sent to an Energy from Waste Plant, where it is incinerated to generate electricity that powers homes across the UK.

Memberships and Accreditations

  • We have a strict Zero to Landfill policy. 100% of the paper we shred is recycled at UK mills. All other materials are either recycled, made into Refuse Derived Fuel, or are sent to Energy from Waste plants to generate energy for the National Grid.
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Our Testimonials

  • “Thank you to you and your team for the excellent service you provide. On time as stated, pleasant, professional and very easy to work with – big thanks.”

  • “A really efficient service and, best of all, a really cheery greeting at 7 in the morning! We will definitely be using your organisation’s services again.”

  • “Many thanks to the boys who cleared the backlog of ‘stuff’ no longer needed from our office. They were efficient and helpful and we would recommend them to our contacts.”

  • “Outstanding…very quick, efficient and completely customer-friendly. I would definitely recommend you to friends and colleagues, and if we need more shredding I will come straight back to you.”

  • “The service I received from your operatives was second-to-none and be assured you will be used in the future and your company name will be passed on to others if asked.”