NAID Certified Hard Drive Destruction

Our NAID Certification helps you comply with data privacy and destruction regulations.

NAID Certified Hard Drive Destruction Procedures

E-Waste Security is Certified by the National Association of Information Destruction (NAID) and i-Sigma to perform onsite hard drive destruction services.  In addition to hard drives, we also shred digital media such as SSDs, USB thumb drives, LTO tapes and credit and access cards.

As an additional security precaution, we specialize in on-site data destruction.  This process allows you to witness and verify that hard drives – and confidential information – has been completely destroyed prior to leaving your custody.

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

Computer hard drives and SSDs stacked are ready for destruction

Qualifications for NAID Certification


Employee Background Checks

Technicians are screened for employment history, criminal records, substance abuse and driving records.  All employees must pass ongoing security training designed by by iSigma.


Policies and Procedures

The Company’s data destruction Policies and Procedures were designed in accordane  with NAID’s stringent security requirements.  Some highlights include access restrictions, digital media tracking, equipment tracking,  breach notifications, response plans.

Policies and procedures are reviewed and audited by personnel holding the CPP creditials from the American Society of Industrial Security.


Digital Media Destruction Equipment

All destruction equipment is tested and audited to confirm performance with quality control standards.  Our hard drive destruction equipment surpasses those set out by NAID.

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Will you ever need to justify your choice of hard drive shredding companies? Maybe not, but choosing a vendor certified in data destruction should give you peace of mind if the question ever comes up. 

E-Waste Security is NAID Certified for the destruction of computer hard drives, backup tapes, thumb drives and optical media.  Benefits of hiring NAID Certified company for your data destruction projects are 1) third party proof of destruction, 2) Certificate of Destruction and 3) commercial-grade shreddingequipment.

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