What is ITAD?

ITAD, short for IT asset disposition, is a service many recyclers offer, whereby they safely dispose of a business' old or unwanted hardware and infrastructure in an eco-friendly way. Historically, ITAD emerged as a response to new complexities and demands from consumers and businesses, including: The secure disposal of data from storage devices, especially with the growth of cyber crime. Legislation that will fine organizations for not disposing of electronics in an environmentally friendly manner. The growing emphasis on corporations' social responsibility, be it through charity or implementing green policies. Growing consumer awareness of the hazardous nature of many raw materials used in