IT Disposal

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Eurotek IT Link ’s equipment disposal service will support organisations in meeting compliance requirements and environmental responsibilities e.g. the WEEE directive.

Our flexible expert approach offers organisations the ability to responsibly recycle, and dispose of IT equipment and provide a fully traceable audit trail and. We assess our customers' requirements on a case-by-case basis and thus provide an accurate and fair cost prior to a project being undertaken. In order to provide this assessment, we will request an asset inventory detailing approximate specification and quantities of equipment to be retired.

Your organisations responsibility under the WEEE directive

The introduction of the WEEE Directive in January 2007 introduced strict legislation governing the disposal of electronic and electrical equipment .The Directive also aims to improve the environmental performance of businesses that manufacture, supply, use, recycle and recover electrical and electronic equipment.

Please go to the following website for comprehensive information and latest news regarding the WEEE directive. www.environment-agency.gov.uk/weee,

In addition to your recycling responsibilities you must adhere to the Data Protection Act plus other compliance requirements (ISO27001, PCI DSS etc…) and Eurotek IT Link ensure that all data is wiped and certified.

Certified IT disposal and recycling process: the unique benefits of our service

  • Use of our own satellite tracked vehicles and security cleared drivers
  • Full UK coverage with no minimum collection quantities
  • Full Environmental Permit and Authorised Treatment Facility
  • ADISA accredited (Asset Disposal & Information Security Alliance)
  • Members of ICER (Industry Council for Electronic Equipment Recycling)
  • Safe Contractor accredited
  • ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 27001 accredited
  • Investors in People accredited
  • Security cleared staff
  • Open book pricing policies with guaranteed rebates
  • Data wiping and certification to the highest recognized standards
  • Comprehensive asset reporting
  • No hidden extras

The Recycling / Disposal Process

On the day of collection we provide both a Duty of Care Transfer Note and Hazardous Waste Consignment Note, which have to be signed by both the customer and Eurotek IT Link representative.

A comprehensive asset report is produced for every collection. Every item of equipment with the exception of minor peripherals is logged into the asset report. Asset reports are forwarded in electronic format.
A typical asset report will include the following information as a minimum, although additional information can be added if required.

  • Make, model and specification of each item of equipment
  • Unique Eurotek IT Link barcode asset number for each item of equipment
  • Equipment condition (Grade)
  • Customer asset number if applicable
  • Equipment serial number
  • Data erase certification for individual hard drives
  • Confirmation of resale or disposal
  • Additional comments
  • Collection summary