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All about Hard Drive Destruction Vol.7

Why you shouldn’t let old computers become a problem You have upgraded to a new computer, and you’re looking forward to faster response, new programs, and more storage space. That’s great but don’t forget about your old computer. Your old computer can contain sensitive information such as documents, transactions, internet searches and a whole host …

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All about E-Waste Disposal Vol.7

What is Electronic Waste Electronic waste turned into a global industry worth billions of dollars due to the rapid growth and popularity of home electronics, from laptops to smartphones to flat-screen televisions. E-waste pertains to electronic equipment that has lost its value to their users or no longer satisfies their original purpose. The technological advances …

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All about E-Waste Disposal Vol.6

1. Electronic Waste : How Big of a Problem is it? Electronic Waste (e-waste) is one of the fastest-growing segments of our nation’s waste stream. It encompasses all broken, unusable, or outdated/obsolete electronic devices, components, and materials. In addition, e-waste also encompasses items that can be e-cycled (electronics that are going to be reused, resold, salvaged, or …

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All about Hard Drive Destruction Vol.6

1. Responsible Hard-Drive Destruction – Let’s Get Real Just one hard drive can contain hundreds of thousands of files.  When a digital file is “deleted” from a computer, the information actually remains on the drive, as do “deleted” e-mail messages and records of all online activity.  Even reformatting or overwriting may not be enough to prevent …

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All about On-site Shredding Vol.6

1. On-site Document Shredding On-Site Document Destruction You can be confident that your sensitive information is handled with care and securely destroyed. What Does It Mean For Me? All documents that are placed into one of our security bins are destroyed and shredded on-site by one of our shredding trucks. We want our clients to know how serious and …

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All about Medical Waste Disposal Vol.6

1. A (Brief) History of Medical Waste Removal Believe it or not, medical waste management, removal and disposal is still a rather new topic considering the hundreds of years behind medical treatments and innovation. We started realizing the need for proper medical waste removal when, in the late 1980s, beaches were being littered with disposed syringes, …

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All about E-Waste Disposal Vol.5

1. The Biggest Problem With E-Waste? What We Don’t Know When your phone stops working or you trade up for a newer model, where does it go? Like any electronic device — from laptops to lamps, washing machines to flat-screen TVs — it doesn’t just disappear. It becomes electronic waste, or e-waste — a fast-growing category of trash that in 2016 …

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All about Medical Waste Disposal Vol.5

1. What are the Different Types of Medical Waste – and Why are They Important? What is Medical Waste? Medical waste is any waste that is generated as a by-product of healthcare work at doctor’s surgeries, dentists, hospitals and laboratories.Healthcare waste includes any material that could come into contact with the body during diagnosis, research, drug …

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