Important Reminder Regarding Data Security
Oregon E-Cycles and its participating collection sites and recyclers
assume no liability for personal or confidential information left on
your computer. It is recommended that you erase and remove all data
before recycling. Simply reformatting your drive or deleting files
does NOT provide secure and complete data destruction. Many software
programs can do this for you.
TechSoup has articles explaining how to destroy your data:
The Department of Environmental Quality does not endorse any of
these data security solutions. There may be other data security
services or options in addition to those listed above.