Hard Drive Destruction San Diego

E-Waste Security provides on-site hard drive destruction services in San Diego, CA.  We shred most types of digital media including: hard disk drives, SSD, cell phones, tapes and flash media.

Our on-site services allows our clients to witness and verify that digital media has been effectively shredded for ultimate proof.  The chain-of-custody never gets broken so you don’t need to guess if the data is recoverable.  We have the capacity to over 500 hard drives per hour.   

San Diego is home to companies in Aerospace, Biotech and Pharma and information technology that count intellectual property as their most valuable asset.  San Diego’s largest industries. 

Our secure and regulatory compliant hard drive destruction process is NAID Certified, to help you comply with stringent data destruction guidelines such as NSA/CSS, HIPAA, NIST 800-88 and PCI. 


GE Healthcare
City of Los Angeles
City of Irvine
Hard Drive Destruction Process

E-Waste Security follows strict policies and procedures set forth by regulatory agencies.  These procedures include: 1) coming on-site so the client can witness the destruction , 2) recording the serial number of each hard drive 3) shredding drives to the appropriate size and 4) issuing a Certificate of Destruction.

National Security Agency (NSA)

San Diego is home to numerous governmental, military and organizations with military contracts.  These entities are required to degauss and destroy hard drives before leaving the organization’s custody.  Degaussing machines be be listed on the NSA/CSS Evaluated Products List.

NAID Certified Destruction

The National Association of Information Destruction (NAID) is the largest international certification bodies for information and data destruction. NAID Certification acts as an independent auditor, checking a shredding company’s compliance in 22 critical areas, including everything from shred size to employee background checks.

Top Secret Classified hard drive