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We are one of the highest accredited IT Asset Disposal and data destruction providers in the UK

We offer a full cradle to grave service from IT Installation / IT Decommissioning  to Data Shredding Services

I.T Asset Disposal

Free and secure IT Disposal & Data Erasure, full audit trail and 100% recycled. No landfill. No incineration.

Secure Logistics, Security Cleared Employees, Online Portal Account, and cashback potential on equipment! ALL FOR FREE!

Data Erasure

Our Certified data erasure guarantees data is destroyed securely

We are audited by ADISA who forensically check our data erasure methods on UNANNOUNCED audits!.

I.T Asset Management

Our clients come to us because they know that we can take care of the entire IT Asset management process.

Our Services include IT installation services , IT Deployment , Software Deployment services, IT Decommission Services, Data Centre Migrations, IT Disposal , Data Destruction Services and Data Shredding on site and offsite!

Data Shredding

We can shred any data bearing media onsite and offsite down to 6mm particles!

We offer harddrive shredding , backup tape shredding, data shredding services

What makes the difference?

We are the industry leading ITAD Provider

The Security of your Data is the bedrock of our service.

Take No Risks….

Features Other ITADs GIGACYCLE
Free Collections
Comprehensive Audit Trail
Licensed Waste Carrier
Certified & Secure Data Destruction
Own Fleet of Secure CCTV GPS Tracked Logistics
ADISA - Distinction level Certification
Staff Security Vetted to BS7858 Standards (SC Cleared)
NO Third Parties / Contractors

The IT Asset Disposal Process

We provide full transparency to you at every stage of the retirement process. Each stage is compliant with several ISO standards, NCSC (National Cyber Security Centre) standards and the ADISA standard for the overall process and methods.


Your Assets are securely collected using our own satellite tracked vehicles and security vetted staff


We will itemise any asset tag every item, this is visible immediately in our online collection portal


We will securely wipe all data and remove any identifying markings on all assets


We will refurbish and repair the IT equipment


Your assets are re marketed using our specialist sales channels to obtain the highest value, You will then receive the Revenue back for the Equipment!

Gigacycle IT Asset Disposal Computer Recycling Computer Disposal Data Erasure Data Destruction WEEE Disposal

Online Customer Portal

Book, View and modify collections, View Collection History, Data Destruction Certificates, Waste Transfer Notes and Manifests all available online in your portal.

Real-time Access, Anytime, Anywhere

View the status of your assets as they are being processed live in real-time with access to the portal from any smart device or web browser.

Data Destruction Certificates

Data Destruction Certificates can be downloaded and are always available on the portal, individually matched to each asset by serial number for your convenience.

Secure Asset Management Portal

You'll receive access for yourself or your clients to our secure portal where current or past collections can be viewed and certificates downloaded.

Every Asset is tracked

Every asset we collect is audited into the system for you to view in real time. We itemise all assets by make, model, serial number, asset tags and weight for you to view online.

Featured Clients

Weee Recycling Companies

If you’re on the search for the best WEEE recycling companies, contact us today. We’re WEEE waste management specialists, performing secure data destruction and computer recycling collections across the UK. Book online or get a quote now.



    What Does WEEE Recycling Mean?

    Want to know more about WEEE waste recycling? The search stops here. Here are some of your burning questions answered.

    What Is WEEE Waste Recycling?

    WEEE standards for 'Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment'. The WEEE Directive was introduced with the aim to reduce the volume of e-waste ending up in landfill sites or disposed of in ways which harm the environment (e.g. incineration). The guidance often focuses on how electronic equipment is manufactured, but we all need to think carefully about how we dispose of this type of waste.

    What Is WEEE Waste?

    As WEEE refers to electrical and electronic equipment, it can encompass a lot of different items with a plug or battery, including small household appliances and large household appliances. As well as electrical appliances, most IT equipment comes under the WEEE umbrella. This means businesses looking to dispose of their used and redundant computers and hard drives will need to think carefully about how to manage assets in the most secure and eco-friendly manner.

    Is WEEE Hazardous Waste?

    While hazardous waste often refers to toxic chemicals or materials such as asbestos, WEEE waste could still negatively affect the environment. This includes harmful gases emitted during processes such as incineration and pollutants released if the equipment was dumped in landfill.

    Why Is Recycling Waste Important?

    You'll often hear about all the million tonnes of rubbish sent to landfill in general waste bins every year in the UK. We all have a responsibility towards the environment, whether you're an individual at home or a large-scale organisation. As a business, you may even have targets to reduce your carbon footprint. We need to find new ways to recycle all our waste wherever possible, including WEEE items.

    What Is WEEE Recycling?

    IT equipment and electronics have a high turnover rate in the UK with endless new software, computers, mobile phones and technology released each week. This creates more hazardous waste entering our environment and polluting the ground and air around us. But there are better solutions.

    WEEE computer recycling looks to dispose of end-of-life products using the best procedures, resulting in fewer harmful chemicals entering the atmosphere and more recycling of raw materials found in anything from lighting equipment and medical devices to electrical and electronic tools.

    When developing your business waste disposal or data privacy policy, make sure you carefully consider all IT recycling options.

    What Is the Best Way to Dispose of Old Electronics in the UK?

    If you're looking for the best IT waste recycling solutions, always use an accredited and experienced company. At Gigacycle, we offer a wide range of IT waste management solutions, working closely with individuals, small and large businesses, and public sector organisations. We offer both data destruction and computer recycling services across the UK, finding eco-friendly ways to dispose of and reuse electrical equipment. Get in touch for all enquiries about our equipment WEEE services.

    What Are the Alternatives to Electrical Equipment Recycling?

    Waste electrical and IT equipment are made up of raw materials such as metals, plastics, glass and circuit boards, so people often think recycling is the best option. However, did you know that using these materials to manufacture new products will still release energy? If you're looking for the most environmentally-friendly IT waste disposal solutions, there are other options available than your average recycling service. This includes:

    • IT refurbishments - Repair equipment so that it can be reused in your business.
    • Reuse - Working parts can be used within other equipment to help restore the asset to a good working condition.
    • Computer updates - Wipe confidential information from devices (e.g. via erasure services) and update assets with custom software to reinstall them within your company.
    • Donate - Once they've been through a data destruction process, old computers could be donated to others in need.
    • Sell - Restored electrical waste could be sold at a reasonable price.

    What Do We Recycle?

    We offer an accredited UK waste collection service for most types of IT electrical equipment you may have at your business premises. This includes hard drives, PC monitors, printers, photocopiers, plotters, vending machines, TVs, mobiles, laptops, electrical waste, telecommunications equipment and more. Contact us today if you'd like to arrange a disposal.

    Why Choose Gigacycle for WEEE Recycling?

    We provide an array of solutions for your IT waste collection needs. Here are a few reasons to book collections with us.

    Waste Recycling Specialists

    We're computer recycling experts, covering all your waste disposal collection requirements. This includes data destruction, IT equipment refurbishment, hard drive shredding, IT installations and more.

    Get a Free Collection Service

    We offer free collection services without affecting the quality of our premium service. We're also happy to provide a free, no-obligation quote for any business e-waste disposal and recycling solutions we provide.

    Accredited Recycling Company

    We're accredited and audited each year by ADISA, registered with the ICO and hold multiple certifications from the ISO. Local authorities will also require you to use a licensed waste carrier for this type of equipment WEEE recycling, which we also tick the box for. All our disposal services are fully compliant with Environment Agency standards, surpassing many WEEE Directive requirements.

    Secure Disposal Site

    Our recycling site in Manchester is highly secure, including 24/7 monitoring and strict processes in place.

    Vetted Staff

    All Gigacycle employees pass a strict security-vetting process, ensuring our recycling service is as safe and secure as possible.

    UK Wide Collections

    While based in Manchester, we provide UK wide collections for every IT disposal service we offer, including London waste solutions.

    Contact Us Now to Get a Quote

    If you would like to book a free waste collection service or get a quote for any of our IT asset management services, get in touch. You can contact us through our co uk website enquiry form now. If you'd like to read more about all our waste collection company, search our site map to find the service you need. For urgent enquiries, you can also call us at our offices.