Dispose of Old Computers and Devices
This article applies to: Security Essentials for IT Professionals
This service is offered at no-fee to comply with best practices in a secure, affordable, and convenient way.
No-Fee Cornell Service for Media Destruction: R5
R5 Operations (Respect, Rethink, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle) will securely collect and arrange for the destruction of magnetic media, specifically hard drives, in addition to the systems/electronics they presently recycle.
The items are sent to Sunnking, Inc. in Brockport, NY for dismantling and recycling.
All hard drives from Cornell are 100% destroyed.
- There are no limits on the number of items that can be picked up.
R5 Will Pick Up
Monitors, CPUs and hard drives, keyboards, circuit boards, cables, mice, printers, copiers, microwave ovens, televisions, cell phones, power cords, extension cords, power strips, answering machines, fax machines, typewriters, pagers, cameras, VCR/DVD/8-track players, CDs, remote controls, radios, and stereos.
The following vendors provide secure shredding for tapes. (These vendors do charge a fee.)
• Shred-it: contact Carolyn Davis, 716-930-2964
• Rogers Service Group: 607-797-7333
For more information or to arrange for pick-up, contact R5 Operations by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phone: (607) 254-1666.