Dispose of Paper Shredding Services Right

Do not place shredded paper in your curbside recycling. The pieces are too small to be recovered at the material recovery facility (MRF). Instead, drop shredded paper off at a designated paper collection bin.

Private, licensed shredding companies offer mobile or on-site document shredding to residents and businesses for a fee.

The UPS Store locations nationwide offer document shredding services. FedEx stores also offer shredding services.

Shred-It offers general document shredding Monday-Friday from 9:00 AM-4:00 PM at 55 Andrews Circle in Brecksville. There is a fee for this service. Call (440) 565-5750 or see their website for pricing and details.


City Shredding Events

Free seasonal shredding events are often hosted by local communities for their residents. Contact your city hall or city service department for details. You can also use this website's location services or the ‘Select a City’ drop-down in the dark green bar at the top of every page.

The City of Cleveland offers free, year-round document shredding for residents at their service garage located at 5600 Carnegie Avenue. Hours are Monday-Friday from 9:00 AM-3:00 PM. Call (216) 664-3717 for more information.



Looking to recycle, donate or dispose of other items? Use the dark blue 'What Do I Do With?' search bar at the top of every page of this website. Allow location services or use the city drop-down to find opportunities in your local area.