A HIPAA compliant 1 Tesla magnetic eraser is used to degauss data on the disc platters to prevents any data from being recovered.
SSD’s are physically destroyed since they are not magnetic.
A NSA approved Hard Drive / Solid-State Destroyer delivers 10+ tons of force that bends, breaks, and mangles the hard drives, including data platters and other internal components, preventing data recovery.
A Certificate of Destruction is provided that contains the equipment used, date, time, and serial numbers, of the destroyed hard drives for audit purposes.
The 1 Tesla magnetically degaussed and 10+ ton mangled hard drives are recycled with a certified R2 recycler for the precious metals.