Please-Recycle

Stomp Out Cyber Crime

If your computer is older or ready to be replaced, take a moment to think about the information on your hard drive. Even if you are recycling your computer, you want to ensure you do not leave any sensitive information behind.

 Secure Hard Drive Wipe

Want to remove files from your hard drive without having to spend countless hours sorting through and deleting? Let us wipe your hard drive, so you can focus on what you do best for your business.

An asset disposition list includes serial numbers and specifications of hard drives with a certificate of destruction. There is a $20.00 fee per hard drive associated with this wiping service.

  • Does your company’s security policy require that no data containing devices leave the premises?
  • Punching a hole in the drive or smashing it with a press?
  • Do you want to be in control of your Data Containing Devices all the way to their end of life?
  • National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in their NIST 800-88 guidelines and it is compliant with HIPAA, DoD and FACTA requirements for destruction of media.
  • Each hard drive will be scanned to capture its model and serial number and then wiped to ensure that no data can be recovered.

Follow our Process to Recycle Call 847.214.8200

Leave a smaller footprint by following our recycling process

  1. Gather your assets
  2. Determine which items have sensitive corporate information
  3. Sort the sensitive from the pack
  4. Our technicians come onsite and securely remove the hard drives
  5. Our technicians come onsite to assist in the removal of recyclables
  6. Our technicians document the visit and leave an itemized invoice for your records

Everything, Can be Repurposed!

Allow us to assist with the removal of recyclables from your facility!

Acceptable Materials

Items banned from Illinois landfills and must be recycled.

  • Cable Receivers
  • Cell Phones
  • Computer cable
  • Computer monitors (can cost up to $35.00 to dispose safely)
  • Computers (Desktops, Notebooks, Tablets)
  • Converter Boxes
  • Fax Machines
  • Keyboards
  • Mice
  • MP3 Players
  • Portable Digital Assistants (PDAs)
  • Printers/Multi-function Printers (can cost up to $35.00 to dispose safely)
  • Satellite Receivers
  • Scanners
  • Telephones

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— Retired Cell Phones dispose safely.

Printers can cost up to $35.00 to dispose safely.

CRT’s can cost up to $35.00 to dispose safely.

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Take 2 minutes to watch a video posted by the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries to learn why recycling can help save our planet. 

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Standards Call 847.214.8200

NIST 800-88

NIST is the highest standard for data security in the electronics recycling and refurbishing industry.

Gramm Leach Bliley Financial Privacy Act

This standard was enacted by Congress to respect the privacy of our customers and protect the security and confidentiality of their non-public personal information.

Sarbanes Oxley Privacy Act

This act is designed to oversee the financial reporting landscape for finance professionals. We make sure that all financial information is completely wiped and destroyed in all the electronics that we receive for recycling.

Family Educations Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

This act protects the privacy of student education records.

Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA)

We follow specific document destruction rules that adheres to FACTA which protects consumers’ credit and financial information.

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)

HIPAA establishes national standards to protect individuals’ medical records and other personal health information and applies to health plans, health care clearinghouses, and those health care providers that conduct certain health care transactions electronically.

Stomp Out Cyber Crime by your own actions.

Plzrecycle ensures all hard drives and memory storage systems are completely erased or destroyed to prevent unauthorized access to your proprietary information. Call 847.214.8200

Request A Pickup Call 847.214.8200

We do our best to provide a monthly pickup for all of our customers. Charges vary depending on the amount/type/condition of items to be recycled. Where the items are located (driveway/loading dock/stairs etc.). Home or business geographical location.  Please call us 847.214.8200 or send an email to request an estimate or schedule a pickup.