Q: Why should I outsource my paper shredding to FileBank?
A: There are several benefits to having your documents professionally shredded by FileBank:
- Our industrial-grade shredder uses cross-cut blades to shred your documents to a particle size much smaller than consumer-grade shredding machines.
- Our shredding services save you money by allowing your skilled employees to focus on their core tasks instead of feeding paper through a shredding machine.
- Our NAID AAA Certified document destruction process helps ensure your compliance with provincial and federal privacy laws.
Q: Which shredding services do you provide?
A: We offer several convenient shredding services on a schedule that works for you, including:
- Recurring Scheduled Shredding
- One-Time Shredding
- On-Site Mobile Shredding
- Off-Site Plant Shredding
- Residential Shredding
- Drop Off Shredding
No matter which shredding service you choose, there is no contract or minimum term required. You can also opt to receive a Certificate of Destruction each time your documents are shredded.
Q: Do I have to remove the staples and paperclips from my documents?
A: No. Our Shredtech shredder destroys these items during the destruction process.
Q: How do you keep my information secure during the shredding process?
A: We are NAID AAA certified and both our shredding plant and shredding trucks use high-security protocols including strict chain of custody. Our staff isbackground-checked, bonded and insured.
Q: Do you offer shredding consoles?
A: Yes! We deliver shredding consoles directly to your facility and strategically place them within your office for FREE. They come in a variety of sizes and styles to fit your destruction needs and office décor. We’ll even assess your document disposal needs and help you determine which shredding console(s) best suit your business.
Q: How much does it cost to have my documents shredded?
A: Pricing for our scheduled shredding service is based on several factors, including:
- Frequency of service
- Volume of material shredded
- Number of locations serviced
Pricing for our on-demand shredding service is determined by the volume of material shredded.
Q: Do you offer residential shredding?
A: Yes! Our mobile shredding truck will come to your home for secure on-site document destruction. Your documents are securely shredded, while you watch, in a fraction of the time it takes to use a paper shredding machine.
Q: Can I drop off my documents for shredding?
A: Yes! Our drop-off shredding service hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please call us at 1-800-377-FILE to let us know you’re coming so we can do all the heavy lifting for you. We are located at:
488 Carlingview Drive
Etobicoke, ON M9W 6M8
Q: Do you recycle the shredded paper?
A: Yes, we bale all shredded paper and transport it directly to our recycling partner. At the recycling facility, your shredded documents are pulped and used to produce a wide variety of paper products.