Privacy Policy

This statement discloses our privacy practices and policies relating to this Website. If you have any questions about these practices and policies, please contact our privacy officer here.

In this document, the words "we", "us" "our" and “Shred-it” refer to Shred-it International Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates.


We collect, use and disclose certain personal information from and about you during your use of the Website.

Collection: We collect information regarding the areas of the Website you visit, the websites you previously visited, the websites you link to when you leave our website, and the Information and data you request, view and download from or through the website. We also collect information you provide through the website (for example, through guestbook, submission forms, emails, chat groups, postings, order forms and other submissions).

We may also collect information from you through the use of "cookies". Cookies are small pieces of data, which are stored on your computer to allow your web browser to remember something about our Website. Cookies are useful because they allow us to personalize our site for you. For example, cookies can be used to list the contents of your virtual shopping cart or to remember your password so that you do not need to enter it every time you log onto our site.

Use: We use the information we collect from you to verify your identity and protect against error and fraud, comply with legal and regulatory requirements, personalize our Website to your interests, enhance your experience on our site, provide you with information regarding our products and services, process your orders, bill you, send marketing materials to you and to achieve other purposes as may, from time to time, be permitted by law. We use and disclose your personal information only for the purposes for which it was collected, except with your consent or as required by law. We do not sell, trade or otherwise transfer your personally identifiable information to any third parties. This does not include third party service providers who assist us in operating our Website, conducting our business or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.

Disclosure: We share aggregated demographic information about our users with our business associates, but this information cannot be used to identify any particular individual. We also disclose your personal information to our payment and delivery associates to allow the processing, billing and delivery of your orders. We may also disclose your information when we believe it’s appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies or protect ours or others’ rights, property or safety. In the unlikely event that we, any of our affiliated companies, brands or substantially all of any of our assets are acquired by an unrelated third party, your personal information may be one of the transferred assets. By providing your personal information to us, you agree that we may disclose your personal information, on a confidential basis, to any prospective transferee and its professional advisors for the purposes of their due diligence investigations, the completion of any such transaction and the continued operation of the acquired business.