Recall Celebrates Earth Day with Free Shredding Services
Global Leader in Document Management, Data Protection and Document Destruction Helps Residents and Small Businesses Thwart ID Theft While Saving the Environment
Norcross, Ga.—March 22, 2012—Recall, a global leader in document storage, secure document destruction, digital document management and data protection, today announced a free shredding event to celebrate Earth Day. The event will occur from Noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 14, 2012 at Coolray Field, home of the Gwinnett Braves, in Lawrenceville, Georgia. Residents and small businesses in Gwinnett, DeKalb and Fulton Counties are encouraged to bring old confidential and sensitive documents for secure shredding. The event will also include a number of fun family activities outside the stadium.
Recall partnered with Gwinnett County and the Braves organization to create this annual event. Recall is committed to protecting consumers from identity theft by securely shredding documents and ensuring sensitive information is not exposed, stolen or abused. Once the paper is collected and destroyed, the shredded paper will be recycled into re-useable consumer paper products.
“Recall provides secure shredding for some of the biggest companies in the world. Now, we’re giving back to the community and providing this service for free,” said Tim McBride, vice president and general manager, Secure Destruction Services, Recall North America. “Recall is dedicated to protecting confidential and sensitive information and maintaining our commitment to the sustainability of the environment. Our Earth Day celebration provides families and business owners with a free, fun event while delivering a valuable service and helping the environment.”
In 2011 alone, Recall securely collected and shredded over 100,000 tons of paper. This wide-scale environmental commitment saved approximately 2,000,000 trees, 42,347,960 gallons of oil, 334,326 cubic yards of landfill, 445,768,000 kilowatts of energy, 780,094,000 gallons of water and avoided 6,686,520 pounds of air pollution.
Recall is a global leader in managing information in multiple formats throughout its lifecycle. The company has more than 300 dedicated operation centers, spanning five continents in more than 20 countries. As a global leader in document storage, secure document destruction, digital document management and data protection, Recall manages more than 100 million cartons worldwide. Recall is owned by Brambles Limited. For more information, please visit www.recall.com.
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