ShredMania | Sustainability | Kent State University

ShredMania March 13,  2019
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Kent State University R-17 Parking Lot behind Starbucks. Between S. Willow Street and S. Lincoln Street.

ShredMania will be open Wednesday, March 13 from 8:00 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.

ShredMania 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. *KSU departments with more than 5 boxes of departmental shredding please call HR records at 330-672-8216 to schedule drop-off time for shredding.

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

ShredMania Poster PDF

Drop-Off Map PDF

Materials permitted at ShredMania include:

  • documents
  • drawings
  • photos
  • blueprints
  • coupons
  • tickets
  • checks
  • magazines
  • file folders
  • paper bags
  • brochures
     

Staples

It is not necessary to remove 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 there is a pledge for students, faculty, and staff to take and be entered into raffle prize drawings. Students participate in RecycleMania through the Hall vs. Hall competition.