14 Dec Secure Document Shredding: Purge Shredding
The security of your business and customers is always a top priority. Especially when highly sensitive information is being stored in documents. Once these documents have served their purpose and the need for them no longer exists, they will begin to pile up, creating a security risk. When this occurs, a purge shredding service can help.
Purge shredding is a one-time event for shredding documents in bulk. Trucks equipped with industrial shredders come to any location to shred on-site or take them back to a secure facility. Because they can handle thousands of pounds per hour, massive purge shredding projects become a 5-minute process.
When to Purge Shred
- There’s a large volume of documents past their retention time.
- There isn’t a need or desire for ongoing business shredding services individuals want a one-time clean-out of personal documents and files.
The process of One-time Shreds with Greenway Shredding & Recycling:
When your stored records have reached their required retention date and you are ready to shred, simply schedule a pick-up. Then, an experienced, friendly, and reliable driver will pick up the boxes and materials. Next, our powerful double-shred state-of-the-art shredder will destroy the contents. And finally, you will be provided with a “Certificate of Destruction.”
Additionally, purge shredding comes with several advantages:
The benefits of purge shredding:
When you don’t shred your documents, it can make it too easy for information to fall into the wrong hands. Suppose you want to ensure that the information about your business is protected. In that case, you should consider using a one-time shredding service. Professional shredding companies are AAA-certified, which means they meet the highest standards for a secure destruction process. After any purge service, you will receive a certificate of destruction. You can be assured that your documents are destroyed securely and that your data won’t be at risk.
2. Quick Document Disposal
Purge shredding often involves shredding hundreds of pounds of paper. Self-shredding could take hundreds of hours, but mobile and off-site use industrial shredders that can chew through over 1,000+ lbs. of paper per hour. Instead of hand shredding everything yourself, the service does it all for you. Using a service frees up countless hours that could be put towards more productive uses.
In addition to protecting your company against security risks, you can use purge shredding to preserve the environment. Every time a paper shredding service is completed, all the shredded bits are brought to a recycling facility to be broken down and made into other paper products. Thus, you can securely destroy documents while protecting the environment.
Greenway Shredding and Recycling is AAA-certified by the National Association for Information Destruction (NAID). So, we can keep your business privacy compliant and do it conveniently and environmentally responsibly. Contact us at (502) 749- 0390 if you have any questions or would like to schedule a one-time pick-up!