Hartford Hard Drive Destruction

If hard drive are not properly destroyed, the information can still be recovered. This opens up opportunities for hackers and thieves to steal confidentially information.  Hard drive destruction eliminates the potential threat of thieves by completely shredding the device. This is the only way to know for sure that your data is protected.

When you retire old computers, you need to make sure that all your data is properly destroyed first. Formatting the hard drive can be ineffective—with the right software, your data can still be restored.

You need to dispose of all electronics properly for compliance with EPA and state hazardous waste requirements. All of our Connecticut locations properly recycle the raw materials from the electronics after they are physically destroyed. Electronic media includes anything that might hold proprietary or personal data, including:

  • Hard drives (including magnetic, rotational and solid state)
  • Thumb / Jump drives
  • CDs / DVDs
  • X-rays
  • Credit cards and debit cards

Shred Nations offers secure product destruction, electronic media destruction, and hard drive shredding throughout Hartford and all of the surrounding areas.

Steps in the Hartford Hard Drive Destruction Process

  1. Submit a quote request to us by filling out the form, or by giving us a call at (860) 967-0077. Within minutes, you’ll have free quotes from hard drive destruction companies located in Hartford.
  2. Our network of contractors throughout Hartford County gives us the ability to pick up your electronics at your location or allow you to drop off your electronics to us. We even offer the ability to ship your electronics to a secure facility to be destroyed.
  3. Once the electronics are destroyed at our secure facility, the pieces of your destroyed electronics are separated into component parts and recycled.

Electronic Media Destruction Process in Hartford, CTHow Secure are Hartford Hard Drive Destruction Companies?

Our Hartford Data destruction companies comply with the National Security Agency and Department of Defense regulations and requirements for electronic media destruction and all Connecticut state regulations.

Once your project has been completed, the Hartford shredding company provides you with a certificate of destruction. This certificate details when and where your electronics or hard drives were destroyed. This certificate can be used in case of any liability or legal cases.

Trusted providers offer secure services that comply with industry regulations such as HIPAA and FACTA. Services are secure, affordable, and completely confidential. Call (860) 967-0077 to discover the best hard drive destruction option for your needs.

Approximate Cost of Data Destruction in Hartford, CT

The main factor of cost when it comes to hard drive and electronic destruction is the volume of media that needs to be destroyed. The higher the volume you have, the greater the cost of shredding media or hard drives- but the price per device will go down. Another factor is the type of electronics that need destruction.

Certain media requires more work to destroy and recycle than others making the cost go up. Shred Nations Hartford can provide you with a quote for your specific electronic media destruction needs.

Call Us for Your Free Quote on Shredding Services in Hartford Today!

Hard drive destruction services from Shred Nations Hartford are available all throughout the Hartford area. We can accommodate anything from a small CD to an entire computer. Just contact Shred Nations for a free estimate on an hard drive destruction project by either simply filling out the form, or just giving us a call at (860) 967-0077 today!

Within minutes of receiving your request, our shredding professionals will contact you, providing free quotes for the top Hartford electronic media and hard drive destruction specialists near you. They can help to assist with any questions you may have still about our shredding process, and well as begin with getting your service scheduled and completed as quickly as possible.

Shred Nations Hartford Location

Shred Nations Hartford
1028 Boulevard
Hartford, CT 
(860) 967-0077

Our normal operating hours are Monday—Friday 8:30 AM to 6:30 PM and Saturday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM


Shred Nations also proudly offers our shredding services to the following cities throughout the Hartford area:
Bridgeport | Connecticut | Fairfield | Farmington | Greenwich | Hartford | Middletown | Milford | New Haven | New London | Norwalk | Shelton | Stamford | Wallingford | Waterbury | West Hartford

Additional Electronic Media Destruction Resources

Why Electronic Media Destruction is Critical for Your Business—With huge concerns like HIPAA and FACTA laws, identity theft, and corporate espionage involved—the monetary damages alone are a reason to take electronic media destruction seriously.

Don’t Let Your Electronic Media Cause a Data Breach—Data breaches a result of electronic media being compromised are becoming more and more common, making electronic media destruction all the more crucial.

Degaussing a Hard Drive vs Erasing—The only way to ensure your data is completely erased is to degauss it, guaranteeing that any proprietary and confidential information once stored on the device is completely unrecoverable.