Frequently Asked Questions

How quickly can NY Shredding pick up my documents that need destroyed?


Usually with offsite shredding we can pickup within 2 days. Onsite shredding we schedule within 3-5 days. With routed work we will pickup on the days we established in advance.

Does NY Shredding stay on site to destroy my sensitive documents?


Yes, we will come to your location and shred on site using our mobile shredding trucks.

What about staples, paper clips or other metal or plastic fasteners?


Material other than paper is not a problem for our mobile shredding trucks, including staples, paper clips, books, binders, CD ROMs and more.

What does NY Shredding do with the paper after destroying it?


Taking an extra step in security measures, we recycle the shredded paper.

Does NY Shredding supply me with secure containers for our documents that need shredding?


Yes, we provide all bins and consoles for our recurring customers at no charge.

Why should I choose NY Shredding over the competition?


Our committment to information destruction, outstanding customer service and reasonable prices are the three best reasons to choose us over any other shredding company.

Can I watch my company's sensitive material being shredded?


You are always welcome to watch our shredding process in our mobile shredding trucks.

What is a certificate of destruction?


This is a certificate that a shredding service like NY Shredding will issue you that states we completely destroyed the documents and materials you gave us.

Is NY Shredding insured?


Yes, we have Liability insurance of 1,000,000/3,000,000 and Errors & Ommissions.

Is NY Shredding a NAID Member?


Yes, we are proud members of the National Association of Information Destruction.