Collection: Hard Drive Destruction

Explore our range of industrial hard drive destruction equipmentOur destruction devices for hard drives range from degaussers to HDD shredders, which are all popular ways to destroy a hard drive..
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Destroy Your Information Effectively with our Hard Drive Destruction Products

Whether you require a hard drive crusher or an effective degausser, our selection of destruction equipment for hard drives are ideal for all types of data destruction needs. Choosing our high-quality products means that you can securely destroy all contained information within your hard drive, making it an exceptional choice for data destruction. As professionals, we highly recommend pairing our shredder units with our degaussers for safe and secure data destruction!

With our quality range of hard drive destructions, you can be sure to receive an ideal unit for destroying sensitive data inside your hard drives. 

If you are not sure what type of machine you need for the material you want to destroy, you can filter by materials you require you need destroying, such as machines for solid state drivesflash media cards and sticks.

Check out Whitaker Brothers’ Wide Selection of Destruction Equipment

At Whitaker brothers, our business offers more than just our selection of high-grade destruction equipment. Our commercial-grade products are just one of the services we offer as one of the leading data destruction companies in the United States.

For over 75 years, Whitaker Brothers has provided companies across the U.S. with exceptional shredderscrushers, and punchers for commercial businesses. In addition, we also offer machine-servicing options for our various destruction devices, which can ensure that your product will work long after the first sale.

Paper shredding can be considered non-environmental. However, our commitment to a greener and more sustainable business and our initiative to go green means that we can effectively do our part in becoming environmentally friendly.

You can reach our services via phone at (800) 243-9226 or fill out our Request a Quote page today.



Is hard drive destruction secure?

The process of shredding hard drives involves physically shredding them so that their contents cannot be recovered. A hard drive consists of several disks known as platters. When a hard drive is completely shredded, all of the information on each platter is removed.

What is the reason for destroying a hard drive?

Keeping sensitive information secure is especially important for those who keep contact details, bank information, financial records, or private photos and videos. In order for your data to be unretrievable, it is necessary to completely destroy your hard drive in order to prevent it from being recovered.

What are you supposed to do with a destroyed hard drive?

A hard drive recycling program does not guarantee that thieves won't be able to access the information on it. It is imperative that recycling processes include data security management such as secure hard drive shredding.

Do hard drives qualify as hazardous waste?

In addition to containing toxic materials such as lead, mercury, cadmium, and beryllium, e-waste is also considered hazardous waste. When electronics end up in landfills, they may contain precious metals such as gold, silver, and palladium. These metals cannot be recovered and repurposed.