Compliance & Standards

GigaBiter is the Industry LEADER in Secure Electronic Destruction and operates all across the country out of our Secure Mobile Electronic Destruction Vehicles (SMEDVs) for the on-site destruction of your data storage devices and electronic waste.

There are numerous laws, regulations, and standards that exist worldwide for governing the disposal and recycling of e-waste and information elimination and protection. GigaBiter’s process is 100% compliant with them.

Furthermore, our destruction process meets or exceeds industry standards in the following industries:

(Classified Information)

Financial Services

Health Care

Information Technology

Privacy Standards

GigaBiter’s Austin, TX data destruction service meets or exceeds the U.S. National Security Agency’s (NSA/CSS) standards for total CLASSIFIED information elimination and destruction.

This also means compliance with other privacy laws such as HIPAA, which seek to protect the release of an individual’s health information.

GigaBiter also meets the European Union’s Directive on Privacy, as well as other privacy laws, regulations, and worldwide standards.

Environmental Standards

GigaBiter’s destruction services meet stringent European Union green laws, such as the WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment) Directive.

The WEEE Directive is considered the most strict law in the world for both e-waste disposal and recycling.

Other Risks Beyond Non-Compliance

Your company might be out-of-compliance with data storage and privacy laws and regulations.

Failure to comply with laws and regulations, and the related fines and sanctions that may be incurred, is just one of the risks of electronic information devices.

Through proper destruction and disposal of computers and other electronic equipment, GigaBiter helps you avoid these risks.


Each piece of Austin, TX media or equipment is destroyed using GigaBiters NSA/CSS EPL state of the art destruction process and devices.

Depending on the media, equipment is reduced to fine grindings or dust.


There is no waste from GigaBiter’s process. We guarantee 100% data destruction and responsible recycling for almost any electronic device.


If requested, at the end of the process the client is provided with a destruction report including serial numbers and a detailed chain of custody. They also receive a Certificate of Destruction (CoD) to be assured that their waste has been disposed and recycled in a manner that protects the Austin, TX company and the environment.