Posted: February 20, 2021
A Green Recovery
The shift to online shopping due to movement restrictions and social distancing has also cast a light on the environmental footprint of supply chains and triggered a push to reduce end to end waste.
Traditional bricks and mortar shoppers negated the need for freight packaging, however one result of the pandemic, is the greater volumes of packaging consumers receive involved with increasing online shopping – not to mention increased carbon emissions created by more frequent deliveries.
There is increasing consumer awareness surrounding additional packaging including plastic bubble wrap, polystyrene and cardboard being used to ensure that products purchased online, are well protected and arrive in good order. No doubt suppliers are well aware of this fact with rising packaging expenses.
With buying behaviours trending more towards online, many suppliers of goods are reaching out to find more environmentally responsible, s
Posted: February 17, 2021
WASTE TIME NO LONGER
It seems not long ago relatively speaking, the ability to shred printed paper stacks automatically was only a dream, something like that of a science fiction context.
Times have changed like many things and shredding stacks of unwanted, sensitive documents while focussing on other tasks around the office has become reality.
Welcome to the world of paper shredders that shred your documents by the stack, automatically! These clever machines have evolved at a rapid pace, especially over the last 10 years and have become increasingly improved.
Posted: February 15, 2021
Waste Less - Recycle More
Play Your Part as we Transition to a Circular Economy
New South Wales government environmental protection programs are in place with initiatives to provide free help and support to businesses. By educating businesses, government environmental protection initiatives help maximise recycling by diverting waste that would otherwise be abandoned to landfill. It also helps save time and money, while caring for our environment.
Roughly 70% of the things in a business’s general waste bin can be reused or recycled. From cardboard, paper, aluminium and plastic through to food waste – so much of this ends up in the general waste bin, when it could be repurposed, converted or recycled.
Minimising the amount of waste your business sends to lan
Posted: December 10, 2020
Posted: November 19, 2020
Emergence of the Hybrid Office Model - The New Norm
With the vast majority of businesses and government offices embracing a Hybrid Work model, the element of seamless convenience has accelerated innovation. As we shift between working from the work office and home office, this New Norm has presented in new physical security demands.
For office supplies, product ranges have been re-thought to cater for smaller working spaces through innovation and consolidation.
With movement of paper based printed information between the work and home office, consideration, strategy and policy outlining best practices must be introduced to ensure documents are managed in the most responsible and secure way.
For employers wishing to provide employees the right office equipment to efficiently work from home, quiet paper shredders with a compact footprint are available. These include Auto Feeding, Cross Cut and Micro Cut paper shredders which will shred staples
Posted: October 09, 2020
Our world has become significantly more focused on sustainable solutions to immediately benefit our environment and for our future generations.
Companies are playing an increasingly active role, practising their sustainability vision and values by converting cardboard, which is normally a readily available resource, into an effective packaging material.
Posted: August 16, 2020
Choosing a paper shredder for a ‘working from home office’?
COVID-19 has really influenced the way many businesses operate day to day. Working from home is becoming more common as it greatly reduces the risk of transmission, thanks to its social distancing aspect.
As we work from home more often, the more documents/paperwork can pile up. In many industries, this paperwork contains sensitive information regarding the employer’s business information, personal information about clients and employees. So the need to handle this information security is still the same as it would be in your normal workplace.
Your workplace may use a secure bin service or may have large paper shredders which makes handling this information easy. But now you are working from home, having a secure bin at your home office is not appealing to your decor or even practical because of the high costs involved. So your best solution is likely a well suited paper shredder.
But how d
Posted: June 01, 2020
Chances are, the next Paper Shredder you purchase will be researched online and ordered online from a reputable supplier using a eCommerce website.
The Covid situation of 2020 has without doubt, created a significant shift in purchasing habits, mainly due to social distancing. No longer are retail shopping precincts considered safe and healthy shopping havens for the consumer, due to the easy transmission of this virus and the devastating consequences for some.
This pandemic event for many, has only accelerated the use of online shopping. Shoppers are embracing the eCommerce purchasing experience now more than ever and from the convenience of their home or wherever they are.
When purchasing a paper shredder online from the Shredder Sales website, visitors can be confident of purchasing from a reputable shredder supplier and a straight forward online shopping experience. Shredder
Posted: May 01, 2020
Auto Feed Paper Shredders: What’s the Cut?
The ways in which we destroy private documents has significantly evolved since 1935, when the first paper shredder was manufactured. While document destruction primarily prevents the chances of fraud and identity theft, it also has many other significant and eco-friendly advantages such as packaging delicate materials, animal bedding and even gardening applications. In a time where individuals are constantly balancing work and home life, your personal security should never be compromised. It is important to source a paper shredder that best suits your needs based on cost, time efficiency and overall performance; this is where Auto Feed paper shredder options comes to mind.
Auto Feed office shredder technology has been available for a number of years, however it is only in more recent times, that these machines have truly evolved. Auto Feed shredders distribute paper automatically f
Posted: April 29, 2020
Paper Shredder Compliance for Security Classified Information
Class A paper shredders must completely satisfy all requirements of the Security Equipment Guide SEG001.1 testing standard. The methodology and procedures for Class A paper shredder testing are clearly outlined in the ASIO T4 protective security, Security Equipment Guide SEG001.1.
Class A Cross Cut paper shredders are required for the shredding of paper classified at Secret and Top Secret.
Some compliance requirements of Class A paper shredders include:
- Producing Cross Cut shredded residue of a nominal particle size of 1mm x 20mm or less.
- Paper must be totally visible until reaching through the blades and ingested.
- No alternative paper feeding path is possible.
Like Class A paper shredders, Class B Cross Cut paper shredders are required for the shredding of information classified at Confidential