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5 Ways to Keep Your Office Eco-Friendly This Holiday

Posted by Dustin Rushing on Jul 23, 2019 9:00:00 AM

If you want to preserve our planet, you’ve probably realized how wasteful the holiday season can be. Although many businesses are making the effort to go green, it’s easy for organizations to fall short at this time of year. With all the festivities, our environmentally friendly programs often fall by the wayside. However, there are lots of small changes you can make to ensure that your office does its part to help our environment — and you’ll never have to sacrifice your celebrations. Here are five ways to keep your office eco-friendly this holiday:

6 Ways You Can Reduce Your e-Waste

Posted by Ray Barry on Jul 16, 2019 9:00:00 AM

There are many types of materials that go into the making of modern computers that can be recycled. Silicon chips, hard disks, resistors, and capacitors can all be found inside any electronic device. Many of these contain materials that are scarce, with no known substitute, and doing your part in the recycling process is important. Decreasing e-waste aims to preserve resources and the amount of energy we use to make those devices.

Document Shredding is a Sustainable Environmental Practice

Posted by Dustin Rushing on May 21, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Home and business owners often recognize their need for shredding services, but shy away when they think about the volume of paper and materials they’ll need carted off. This is especially difficult for business owners who turn out high quantities of documents a month. They end up storing all this unneeded material, hoping an environmentally friendly solution will present itself.

They could recycle, but what about security, particularly in situations involving confidential information required by law to be protected? Or they could have it shredded, but what happens to the volume of paper?

Isn’t that a waste?

At Shred America, we’re happy to say our shredding services make the best of both worlds possible.

5 Reasons to Partner with a Mobile Shredding Company

Posted by Dustin Rushing on Apr 2, 2019 9:00:00 AM

A shredding company isn’t often a service most people think to have in their arsenal of local need fillers. Most people have established their doctor, dentist, accountant, mechanic, garbage collector, and more, but they rarely stop to consider the value of a fast, reliable shredding service provider. Partnering with a trusted mobile shredding company can provide added convenience and security for both home and business owners alike. If your someone who could benefit from safe shredding of documents, hard drives, and more, finding a local mobile shredding company to have on call is a good idea.

Shredding Documents or Recycling: Which is Better?

Posted by Ray Barry on Dec 4, 2018 9:48:00 AM

The paperless office is like Martians. A myth.