who we are

Resource 1 is a unique and secure EOL Data Security Firm. As one of the first in the nation to offer highly secure data destruction in a mobile platform, and the first non-franchised company in the State of Tennessee to achieve National Certification in the field of mobile data destruction, we are distinctively qualified to offer strategic Tier 3 Data Security services to enterprise class clients located in the Southeast.


We specialize in the secure destruction of retired computer hard drives and magnetic backup tapes whose host systems have been decommissioned and replaced by newer technology. We are committed to data security and environmental responsibility when it comes to handling retired IT equipment. Our mission is to keep your industries data secure and to keep recycled electronics out of landfills.


Some of the Southeast’s largest enterprises in healthcare, public utilities, insurance, transportation, government, higher education, manufacturing and financial services entrust us with their reputations and with their customers’ and employees’ identities.





Our clients choose us because we offer the most secure and innovative Tier 3 Data Security solutions in the industry. Our track record for destroying data contained on computer hard drives and back-up tapes is 100%.


Clients Trust Us, Partners Rely On Us, Individuals Depend On Us

service area

Headquartered in Chattanooga, Tennessee, we are strategically positioned to handle major Southeast markets including (but not limited to)  Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville, Birmingham, Huntsville, North Carolina and South Carolina. Additionally, through our NAID Certification, we are also able to provide secure data destruction (utilizing other NAID Certified firms) nationwide.


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Resource 1 Tier 3 Data Security Hard Drive Shredding Southeast US. Tennessee. South Carolina. North Carolina. Georgia. Alabama. Kentucky.


Data Security You Can Trust.

Leadership you can trust. Over 30 years of industry experience.

Security you can count on. Certified, Secure, On-Site Data Destruction.

Certified and Compliant. Meeting all data security requirements / standards.

The results you want. Don't just delete your data, completely destroy it.

environmentally responsible. zero-waste landfill.

Passion driven results. Our passion defines us – Our record speaks for us.

Resource 1 Tier 3 Data security ®

2401 Vance Avenue Chattanooga, TN