Shred Mania | Kent State University

Shred Mania

Kent State University R-17 Parking Lot
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Shred-Mania will be open Wednesday, March 21 from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Kent State University R-17 Parking lot behind Starbucks: between S. Willow Street and S. Lincoln Street, as part of the RecycleMania competition.

Shred-Mania allows participants to recycle unwanted paper documents using a secured, onsite document destruction service.

Shred Mania is FREE and open to all students, faculty, staff and the Kent community*. *Community members are limited to 5 boxes of material to be shredded per person.

Shred Mania allows participants to recycle unwanted paper documents using a secured, onsite document destruction service.

MATERIALS PERMITTED AT SHRED MANIA INCLUDE:

  • documents
  • drawings
  • photos
  • blueprints
  • coupons
  • tickets
  • checks
  • magazines
  • spiral notebooks
  • hanging folders
  • paper bags
  • brochures

Drop-Off Location PDF  
CLIPS & STAPLES
It is not necessary to remove paper/binding clips or staples from your documents in order to have them shredded. All shredding will take place at the Administrative Services Building loading dock.
 

RECORD DESTRUCTION
As a reminder, for Kent State University property, staff will need to follow university retention periods and complete a record destruction request PRIOR to shredding.
 

PARTICIPATION
Everyone on campus can participate in RecycleMania and ShredMania. Everyone at Kent State University is a participant in RecycleMania, an eight-week competition to promote waste reduction activities on campus. During RecycleMania, February 4 through March 31, there are bimonthly competitions for students, faculty, and staff to win raffle prize drawings. Students participate in RecycleMania through the Hall vs. Hall competition and bimonthly competitions.