What Is ITAsset Disposal ( ITAD)?
ITAD addresses the end-of-life options for IT hardware, including refurbishing, reusing, remarketing, and recycling of the end of life equipment. For businesses and organizations, ITAD best practices and policies aim to reduce the business and financial risks associated with the data security, environmental and brand protection impact of disposal.
What is the Environmental Impact of ITAD?
The proliferation of IT hardware assets in business environments during the past twenty years has created a plethora of end-of-life hardware assets, specifically hundreds of millions of desktop and server computers, LCD/CRT displays, keyboards and storage units.

E-waste contains a broad range of toxic material and compounds that have created environmental and health hazards worldwide. As a result IT waste transforms into toxic waste. E-waste toxins include mercury, lead, cadmium, arsenic, beryllium and brominated flame retardants. When burned, the toxins become even more dangerous in the form of dioxins and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (Source: e-stewards.org).

Why do I need the asset disposal company?
The retired assets have a lot of important data like SSN nos, credit card info , which if not wiped properly can cause major issues.
Businesses are required to follow environmental laws
Asset disposal will generate revenue for the retired assets.
Which assets are supported in asset disposal program?
Computer systems
LCD monitors
Processor chips
Memory modules Motherboards and Video cards
Networking equipment