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Looking for secure IT Disposal?

Trust Ucan Recycling for all your IT recycling needs.

We are a multi-award winning specialist in secure IT  asset removal data destruction and computer recycling. 

We take the hassle out of IT disposal with secure data destruction in mind. You can relax knowing that your electronic waste (WEEE) is being dealt with by a trustworthy company holding full Waste Management Licences and is an Approved Authorised Treatment Facility (AATF). We are reassuringly accredited for our services to redundant IT with the recognised BS EN ISO 14001 and BS EN ISO 9001. See our licences and accreditations here.

We offer clients a range of up to date CESG approved data destruction including White Canyon data sanitisation and data shredding both on and off site.  

We offer the following services:

  • Free IT collection for 20+ Grade A items*
  • Secure IT recycling for business
  • Secure IT disposal for households, just drop it off at our designated facility in Bradford
  • Data destruction: Shredding, Data Wiping, Degaussing
  • IT Asset Management: maximise the value of your equipment
  • We buy and sell IT scrap in bulk for recycling
  • B2B sales, we can provide PCs and laptops for refurbishment and resale 

To arrange an IT recycling collection fill in the form here or call 0113 242 4421 

*Grade A items are defined as complete computers, laptops, printers and servers, working flat screen monitors and switches but please give us a call and we will be happy to advise.

Here at Ucan Recycling, we can assist you with all of your IT Asset Disposal rquirements in line with current legislation and the soon to be implemented GDPR.

We recommend for a zero risk approach to data destruction is to utilise our on-site shredding service. We can come to your premises and shred over 1,000 HDD's  per day to a 20mm unidentifiable or useable format. We will provide a full asset list with serial number capture on our certifcate of destruction. 

For this and for our other data destruction services please get in touch or see our data destruction page


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Why Ucan Recycling?

Ucan Recycling is an award winning social enterprise with expertise in IT disposal and data destruction , whether working or redundant IT equipment. Call us now to arrange a collection on 0113 242 4421

Are you looking to buy working PC’s and laptops and all grades of IT scrap? We buy and sell bulk quantities of PC’s, laptops, TFTs and servers.

Reasons to use Ucan Recycling:

  • We’re a fully compliant, licenced AATF and approved by the Environment Agency to refurbish and recycle IT Equipment. They visit and audit our work on a regular basis
  • We offer a nationwide collection coverage
  • We are able to offer cost neutral collections over 10 working items due to our efficient processing and re-use policies
  • We undertake onsite and offsite data destruction and make sure all measures are taken to protect your data
  • We securely destroy all data holding devises including: printers, routers, switches, firewalls, phones, hard drives etc via sanitisation, shredding or degaussing – all to industry standards
  • We dispose of all IT equipment in line with current legislation and the EU WEEE directive
  • We provide all the associated paperwork for tracking and compliance purposes including a waste transfer note and certificate of destruction and hazardous note if applicable, giving 100% traceability
  • We take any WEEE that is IT related
  • We provide an environmentally friendly service with virtually nothing going to landfill - we have a zero-waste policy
  • Winner of Winners in both Bradford Means Business and The Chamber's Raising the Bar awards 2016

Call us on 0113 242 4421 today or fill in the contact us form here to arrange your collection of redundant IT equipment today. We can also discuss your data destruction requirements.

What our customers say

"We would also like to thank you and the team for the professional and well managed approach to the collection. Considering how much equipment there was to collect, your team managed to load and despatch with minium disruption."

Lisa Burton, IT Support Analyst, British Steel

"They have collected and checked everything and found several hard drives still inside some of the machines, they have destroyed all data and are supplying the relevant documentation. 1st Class service from them."

Paul Sedman, Hull Council

"Ucan Recycling is a great social enterprise, employing people who need an opportunity whilst recycling good which might otherwise go to waste. It's an economic as well as a social success. It's not a coincidence that they have won Winner of Winners at the Bradford Means Business Awards. Their business is obviously their passion: changing lives for the better is their motivation."

Cllr Susan Hinchcliffe, Leader of Bradford Council Labour

"We handle a lot of equipment from high end companies who rely on us to thoroughly destroy data to the highest standards and protect their reputation. That's why we use Ucan Recycling as we now we can trust the quality of their service. Their staff were very friendly and couldn't do enough to help and their prices represented great value for money."

Aden Taylor, Technology Supplies

"We didn't trust anyone to proficiently dispose of our PCs - until we met Ucan Recycling.......I watched all of our hard drives being wiped and the data completely destroyed via an impressive on-site shredding process. I was very impressed with the team."

Paul Kaye, Pudsey Legal

"From sourcing to disposal, we were really impressed with the service we received. Highly recommended."

Laura Culliton, Pearson Vue

"Increasing the ROI on our redundant IT assets has been invaluable. We will use this service again."

Mark Heritage, Runshaw College


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