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ISO Certified

Galaxy Is Proud To Be ISO Certified

As a company, are proud to be accredited against ISO 9001:2015 Quality, ISO 14001:2015 Environmental and BS EN 15713:2009 Secure Destruction of Confidential Material Management Standards. Our most recent audit, in Spetember 2017, saw Galaxy successfully re-accredited against all 3 standards, for the third year running.

ISO 9001 is a Quality Management System with a systematic and process driven approach to managing the business. It is designed to support the company in ensuring that Galaxy meets and exceed the needs of our customers, whilst delivering a consistent level of quality and satisfaction.

ISO14001 is an Environmental Management System that provides a systematic and process driven approach to controlling those aspects of our business that has a significant impact on the environment. The system makes business owners and managers be more aware of their environmental responsibilities, including legal and regulatory accountabilities, and being able to manage and control the associated risks.

BS EN15713 Is a Secure Destruction of Confidential Material System that provides a framework of key conditions to be adhered to by Galaxy when destroying confidential information on behalf of our customers. The standard includes a number of conditions such as specific sizes to shred to, and how the destruction is monitored and controlled, as well as the following core aspects:

  • Security screening of personnel
  • Premises Security
  • How sensitive information is collected, retained and transferred
  • Security measures during destruction of materials
  • Management and control of confidential material destruction
  • Traceability of the destruction process

What does this mean for you, our customers?

  • Proof that we provide consistent, reliable and fit for purpose solutions
  • Improve our customer relationship by responding proactively to customer feedback
  • Issues are identified and resolved promptly
  • Reassures customers who take an active interest in environmental performance that they are working with a company which promotes a shared environmental ethos
  • Proof that we are maintaining a forward thinking, environmentally aware organisation that fulfils its corporate social responsibility
  • Security screening of personnel
  • Premises Security
  • How sensitive information is collected, retained and transferred
  • Security measures during destruction of materials
  • Management and control of confidential material destruction
  • Traceability of the destruction process
  • Increases customer confidence and gives reassurance to prospective clients that you follow a recognised specialist standard whilst disposing of their confidential material
  • Helps your customers reduce the risk of damage to their company reputation and potential fines by allowing them to have a formalised policy of secure document disposal
  • Helps to enhance their corporate social responsibility by entering into partnership with a company that takes their responsibilities seriously through recycling the end product

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Hints and Tips


  • Keep the Channel Islands Green, recycle where you can.
  • Recycle IT equipment as it is full of harmful materials.
  • Galaxy destroys all data-carriers (HDD, Tapes, CDs etc.) and then recycles the remains.
  • Do not throw computers into a skip, call us instead.
  • Be aware of data theft when disposing of IT equipment.
  • Use a ISO accredited company when disposing of IT equipment.
  • Make sure your data is erased or destroyed to ISO standards.
  • Keep costs down by reusing IT equipment for as long as possible.
  • In Guernsey? Consider signing up for the Keep Guernsey Green award.
  • Galaxy recycles used toner cartridges, keep them out of landfill.
  • Reuse and reuse, extends the items life span = better for the environment.

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