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We all know that recycling is much important to maintain the standards of the environment. It helps us in reducing pollution due to waste. It is a secure way of saving energy. Like in other fields of life, recycling plays an important role in the field of Information Technology.
What are alternatives to server recycle?
If you do not want to recycle your old servers, IT assets, server equipment, networking equipment or laptops, you can use alternative ways to stay safe from data leakage or identity thieves. Some alternative ways for server recycling are explained below:
Repurposing method (for old computer servers)
Remarketing old computer servers
Dispose of electronic equipment
The main purpose of a server is to store data and to allow manipulation and sharing of data with any company’s network. While server recycling, do not forget that all of your data is still in the hard drive and it can fall into the hands of wrong person such as a competitor or cybercriminal. As stated before, use some good tools to wipe away all of your data from hard drive.
We have discussed much about server recycling, now let’s discuss about some other electronics recycling. Electronic and computer devices also need to be disposed properly. Here is more explanation for disposal of network equipment and other electronics (computer materials).
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Before recycling, make sure that you have done data destruction properly. As data destruction is the most important for an organization to reduce data leakage risks. You can use data erasure services for this purpose. Remember that, recycling does not mean that you get rid of waste. Actually, it transforms IT equipment into another form.
Disposal of old computers
As stated many times in above section, first of all wipe away all the data from hard drive of computers (in order to secure your data from cybercriminals). As you can’t just throw it away, because some components of computer are hazardous for Earth, so you have two solutions. Either you can choose recycling services or donating computers. computer recycling is the same as servers recycling.
Disposal of old TV
TV is also a part of electronics, so its necessary to know legislation for its disposal. There are many ways to dispose an old TV such as you can donate it, take it to electronics recycling authority, return it to manufacturer, sell it or give it for free. These are some of the common ways for proper disposal of TV. You can search on internet for more disposal tricks.
Disposal of CRT monitors
As CRTs are too old to be sold, so best way for its perseverance is to recycle it. Recycling providers will use its components in further devices, which is much helpful.
The best method for destruction of CRTs is controlled gas destruction of glass material. This method helps in neutralizing the chemical compounds into less harmful materials.