Lemay Mobile Shredding Blog

Successful Mobile Shred Event at Twinstar Credit Union!

Successful Mobile Shred Event at Twinstar Credit Union!

Last month Lemay Mobile Shredding was proud to help host a community mobile shred event with Twistar Credit Union in Lacey!  During the massive heatwave that swept through Washington during the last week of June our team at Lemay got to partner with Twinstar...

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Proper X-Ray Shredding and HIPAA Compliance

Proper X-Ray Shredding and HIPAA Compliance

Anyone who has broken a bone knows how the process of getting an x-ray works. But have you ever wondered what happens to your x-rays once the medical facility or clinic you went to has no need for them? The digital age has changed many things, but film x-rays still...

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4 Reasons to Host a Mobile Shred Event with Lemay

4 Reasons to Host a Mobile Shred Event with Lemay

This spring kick off spring cleaning by hosting a shred event through Lemay! Over the long winter months things like credit card bills, receipts, and other things have non-doubt piled up on your desk. While traditional shredding may be your go-to way to get rid of...

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Summer Cleaning Checklist: Paperwork

Summer Cleaning Checklist: Paperwork

If, like us, you've been taking advantage of the long summer days to do some cleaning and organizing around your home or business, we've got some items to add to your checklist! For even the most organized of businesses and homeowners, there's one thing that always...

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Classified Document Shredding for Our Military

Classified Document Shredding for Our Military

In any business, secure classified document shredding is important for privacy and security. And when the military is involved, it's essential. When we think of the military, many times we think of boot camp, long deployments, and national pride. However, there is...

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Why Professional Hard Drive Shredding Matters

Why Professional Hard Drive Shredding Matters

When it comes to disposing of old hard drives, professional hard drive shredding is critical to keeping old information safe. No matter your reason for wanting to destroy your hard drive, it's no secret that doing is more complicated than throwing out that old lamp or...

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More Ways You Can Recycle

More Ways You Can Recycle

Sometimes it is a wise idea to step back and look at your recycling habits are working for you. Is everything you can recycle in your house getting to your recycling bins? Are you looking for products that are recyclable whenever you shop? Are you reusing everything...

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How Does Recycling Work?

How Does Recycling Work?

Recycling is a straightforward concept: take something which isn't helpful anymore and make it into something instead of throwing it away. It may be anything from recycling paper in a new paper, at creating a classic hubcap to a decorative birdbath. In reality,...

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Top 7 Facts to Know

Top 7 Facts to Know

 Without exception, recycling is the top stock company could do to improve: the environment, the economy and prevent waste from going into the oceans. Recycling is in a catastrophe in the U.S. Because of public confusion about recycling. U.S. Recycling levels are...

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The Myths Of Paper Shredding

The Myths Of Paper Shredding

Not all businesses should not shred. Shredding paper. To defend consumers privacy and combat id theft a series of data protection laws have been passed. These laws oblige companies to preserve personal info and after that to destroy it. There aren't only state laws...

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Recycling by the numbers

Recycling by the numbers

The list of facts that are recycling is among a few of the most thought. Aluminum can be recycled and back on the supermarket as a can, in no more than sixty days. That is a loop at its best! Used aluminum drink cans are a recycled item in the U.S. but other kinds of...

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Where Does Your Recycle Actually Go?

Where Does Your Recycle Actually Go?

What happens to all those recyclable things after they're collected? Recycling is the process of creating undesirable or used products into fresh remanufactured products. To put it , recycling is the craft of earning waste into a resource. There are different...

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Reuse & Recycle!

Reuse & Recycle!

Disposal isn't just about garbage. In fact, there are many creative ways to turn your waste into recycle! Traditionally, we don't recycle leather, but one of our great customers showed us how! We were asked to shred the leather down to small pieces to be...

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What You Shouldn’t Shred

What You Shouldn’t Shred

Most of us get a ton of junk in the mail--whether it's charge card applications, insurance documents, or even a 60-page retirement fund report from a job you had 10 years back. Luckily, deciding what to keep is straightforward, and once you do you are able to shred...

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Just How Good is Recycling for the Environment?

Just How Good is Recycling for the Environment?

Reduce, reduce, recycle -- this is the phrase we hear all the time from commercials and businesses that want us to move into biodegradable materials, recyclables or a green workspace. Do we ever get to quantify the real results of recycling though? It's sometimes best...

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3 Ways to Protect Your Documents

3 Ways to Protect Your Documents

We'll discuss 3 strategies to secure your documents against theft, unauthorized access and changes, and retrieve of your personal documents and images when they're damaged or lost. Most of us have important files, photos and videos we protect. A few of those files are...

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Can You Put Shredded Paper in the Recycle Bin?

Can You Put Shredded Paper in the Recycle Bin?

If you are curious of the safety of the environment you may want to shred files and recycle them. Paper shreds actually can't be placed in the recycle bin. If you put shredded paper into your recycling bin, it will most likely end up in a landfill. Why Shredding Can't...

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Why Document Shredding Is so Important in the Digital Age

Converting from Paper to Digital Records  If you're switching from paper to an electronic filing system, then you're going to have plenty of personal records and info taking up space after scanning. Shredding a lot of documents may take a lot of time and it's possible...

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