Data destruction

Digital Data Destruction

From erasing hard drives to digital data transfers, we have the skills and qualifications to ensure your data is securely destroyed for complete piece of mind.

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Secure Digital Data


Secure Destruction of all things Digital

With GDPR regulations now in force and companies being fined for improper data use and storage, it made sense to continue the success of our Shredding Division, and evolve into securely destroying digital data as well. Whether it be an office full of PC’s that need to be wiped before being disposed or recycled, or a simple home PC that you want wiped before getting rid of it, we can help with our secure digital data destruction service.

Secure Data Destruction

In this modern age of technology you have to be very careful to ensure that any kind of personal data held on digital device is held securely and must be wiped if no longer in use. Things like Corporate financials, Client data, Personally identifiable information (PII) and Credit card information, all have to be erased when disposing of paper work, hard drives, usb sticks or computers. If not you can be found in breach of Data Protection laws and face serious consequences.

Even from a home user’s perspective, with identity theft on the rise, you literally can’t afford to have things like credit card details fall into the hands of a criminal. Get protected today and choose Purdie Worldwide to securely destroy your digital data. Don’t believe us? Check out the following article on the Do’s and Do Not’s of digital data destruction.

Hard Drives


Hard Drives Wiped for only £9!

USB Drives


Wipe a USB Stick for only £5

Hard Drives


Wipe & Recycle a PC from £10

Hard Drives

From old IDE hard drives to Sata hard drives, here at Purdie Worldwide we have the skills and technology required in order to securely erase your digital footprint from a hard drive. Using specialist hardware and software, all hard drives are wiped of their directory structure, and then wiped by writing 1’s and 0’s into every sector. Every Hard Drive is wiped using the British HMG IS5 Baseline method along with a single verification pass. The ideal method for secure data destruction.

For every drive we wipe we issue a unique destruction certificate that details all the relevant hardware identifiers and the date and time the drive was destroyed. In fact all destruction and shredding services are certified to ISO 27001: 2005 (The International Information Security Standard), ISO 9001 (The Quality Standard) and ISO 14001 (The Environmental Standard). So securely erase your data today with Purdie Worldwide and fill out the form below.


USB Sticks

USB drives are similar to hard drives, instead of the traditional spinning disk platter, usb sticks use Flash memory to store data. Regardless if the sticks are USB 1, 2.0 or 3.0 rated we can wipe them all and in considerable less time than it takes to securely wipe a traditional hard disk. You can either send us in your drives for wiping, we can collect them, or you can drop them off at Purdie Worldwide HQ for a 24 hour service!

Computer Recycling

Not even sure what a hard drive is, let alone remove it from your pc? We can help! Not only can we remove your hard drive and securely wipe any data from it, we can recycle your old PC to save it clogging up a land fill! We either re-use some parts or split it down into it’s component metals and then take it for recycling. Not only can you send us your pc, but we can collect your pc or you can drop it off at our HQ in Blackburn. Fill out the form below to get started!


Data Transfer

Found an old computer up in the loft when you’ve been moving home? Want to get those old photographs from it? It happens more often than you may think We offer a data transfer service to let you save those treasured memories.

This service is also popular with lawyers and solicitors in extracting evidential material from laptops and computers. Contact us below for a quote.


What can Mark erase
for you today?

Get in touch to arrange delivery or collection of your computers or hard drives today! Have them professionally wiped and recieve a destruction certificate for every drive wiped.
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