Vizual Shield Recycle

What can you do when your Vizual Shield contract ends and you need to remove your equipment? Learn about our convenient recycling process and end-of-life tech solutions.

If there comes a time when your business chooses not to renew or refresh your technology and equipment, Vizual Symphony makes the process as easy as possible. Never fear that we will just walk away and leave you with equipment you no longer want or need. Our team will be there to remove the gear from your site and provide the appropriate recycling services. If you are interested in keeping the equipment but just want to discontinue your Vizual Symphony plan, you can purchase the used equipment for a small fee.


Avoid the Hassle of Recycling Electronics

Eventually, all technological equipment reaches the end of its lifespan, but it can be complicated to determine what to do with it. Electronic waste is a real problem in the United States and throughout the world. A United Nations study reported that 44.7 million tons of e-waste was discarded in 2016, and only 20 percent of it was disposed properly. This becomes a risk to the environment and human health.

Many of the materials that comprise electronics can be valuable. Once recovered, the materials can be used to make new products. Apple reported that it re-captured 2,204 pounds of gold—worth $40 million—from recycled devices in 2015.

However, electronics also contain toxic substances, including lead, cadmium, and mercury, which must receive a proper disposal. Electronic discard is becoming one of the fastest growing contributors to our world’s waste stream. At Vizual Symphony, we are doing what we can to ensure we are part of the solution, not the problem.


How We Recycle Your Equipment

Clearly, equipment can’t just go out on the curb or to the landfill. It’s our responsibility to ensure we handle it properly, and we take that responsibility seriously. If we determine your gear has some life left in it, we can refresh it and then pass it on to non-profit organizations or schools.

Whether we are finding a new home for your technology or are recycling the materials, you can be certain we have strict standards for 100% data security. We wipe all data from the hard drives using trusted sanitation methods.

If we do not refurbish the gear and share with other organizations, we begin the recycling process, which involves several steps:

  • Manual de-manufacturing, mechanical shredding, or a combination of both methods
  • We sell any plastics and metals
  • Glass and precious metals go through a smelting process, so the materials can be reused
  • In some cases, certain components of your equipment, such as motherboards and hard drives, will be available for reuse or resale

Learn More about the Vizual Symphony Recycle Process

Are you interested in learning more about how we handle the recycling of your technological equipment and gear? We are here to answer your questions about our end-of-life tech solutions. When Vizual Symphony is on the job, you can be sure we will handle everything with expertise and professionalism. Our job is not complete until you are 100% satisfied with our services—whether it’s installation, replacements, or recycling. Connect with our expert team members online now to get the information you need.

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Customer Reviews

Vizual Symphony is very responsive to our needs. They are knowledgeable and resourceful. They accommodate our class schedules for installations and put in the extra effort to make sure we are 100% satisfied.

CSU Technical Director

Vizual Symphony is a company that listens. I can count on them to provide the solutions that best meet my objectives.

LAUSD Technical Director and Certified Apple Teacher

Across the board, I’ve found the folks at Vizual Symphony care about my needs. They work hard to provide good service, which speaks volumes about their actions and their attitudes. So when it came time to look at vendors for new installations, it was easy for us to put them at the top of the list.

Southern California Christian University

I would like to personally thank you as you did an amazing job by providing us with after-hours support that was over and above any vendor support … the time spent on the phone trying to troubleshoot the issue and when we confirmed the problem you went late at night to check on what’s available for a temporary replacement … I asked if a technician could come early in the morning with the parts, but you didn’t want to take chances and decided to drive to LCHS at 10:15pm. Thanks for all your sincere help and support !!!

La Cañada Unified School District