FAQ'S for Confidential Paper Shredding Services - KEEP IT CONFIDENTIAL
Q: Why should we shred our sensitive documents?
A: Under the umbrella of an increasing number of federal and state laws and regulations, virtually every organization in the US has a statutory obligation to protect personal information of its clients at all times.
Q: We have an office shredder, why would we outsource our sensitive information?
A: Pellitteri's data destruction equipment can shred 200 pounds of paper in minutes, a typical office shredder would take you nine to eleven hours to shred what we can do in minutes, add up the costs! Besides, if you are not creating a paper trail or documenting what and when you shred, your company is not complying with the Federal Trade Commission's FACTA Disposal Rules!
Q: What if we only need to purge our files annually?
A: We offer On-Call service to all businesses and individuals, please give us a call and we will come to your business or home to give you an estimate of what your purge will cost.
Q: Do we need to remove staples and paper clips from our confidential files before they are destroyed?
A: No, it is not necessary! Our equipment can handle the destruction of staples, paper clips and rubber bands.
Q: Where do the documents end up once they are destroyed?
A: All shredded materials are taken to a recycling center where it is bailed and sent to a mill to be reused and recycled into paper towels, napkins, tissue and toilet paper.
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