The shredded paper that residence shred may be surprised to know that that even though they are placing shredded paper with the recyclable paper, the shredded paper does not get shredded. It gets incinerated. The reason is because the County does not have the machinery to bale the small shreds of paper. If you give us your shredded paper, we will take the paper to a certified paper recycler where the paper is baled and sent to a recycling center to make new product..
Criminals and competitors can and will search for your information in order to steal from you. Destroy all personal documents by shredding them before disposal.
The wonderful thing about on site shredding is that everyone who has their documents shredded are so happy. They feel safe that everything has been shredded before their very eyes.
It is important to securely destroy all confidential information regardless of whether it originates at a residence or business. Being able to watch your infortmation being shredded insures that your information was securely destroyed.
Once documents leave your location you can never be sure how they are handled or who may have access to them. The Chain of Custody remains intact with on-site shredding. There are no third or fourth parties involved with on-site shredding.
Documents are useful for a specific duration of time. After this, they become a liability. It is imperative to destroy any sensitive documents right after they go past their retention schedule. This will also help you remain clutter free.
Shredded paper is recyclable as long as it is taken to a recycling center and not given to the County. The County does not have the machinery to bale the shredded paper, therefore, they incinerate the paper.