What you need to know before you recycle used computer equipment

Disposal Resource Library

Eco-Friendly Disposal

Dispose of your old computers in an eco-friendly way: Sell them instead of scrapping them, and exempt yourself from the burdens of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act and other EPA disposal guidelines. Protect the environment and yourself!

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When you sell your used computer equipment to Capitol Asset Recovery, we ensure a complete transition from your company to ours by removing all physical labels, including asset tags, and software licensing from when it was in your possession.

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Data Wiping Standards

Data wiping is the process that permanently deletes all information from your hard drive. This goes beyond simply reformatting the drive — especially in cases where highly sensitive data is involved — and should not be taken lightly. We can even perform DOD wipes, which is an even more secure form of data wiping, meeting the Department of Defense standards.

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Shipping Logistics

We will set up shipment of your used computer equipment to our warehouse in Beltsville, MD; in many cases, we'll even pay your shipping costs! Our process is streamlined this process to save you time and money.

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