Shred4Security Ltd is a dedicated, fully certified security shredding company, part of the Essex Reclamation group, which occupies a secure unit, staffed by fully trained and vetted personnel.


Securely Recycled

We are monitored by CCTV and manned by committed staff. With Shred4Security, you can be confident that your documents will be securely collected, shredded and recycled.

We are able to process all paper types in all quantities; these may be single sheets, files or complete folders. We understand that our client’s needs do vary and we therefore offer security sacks, containers of various capacities or sealed skips for high volumes to assist your disposal. Whether you have just a few sacks of confidential paper to shred, or require a regular scheduled service or a need for secure lockable containers within your premises, we can accommodate all of your confidential waste needs.

Reliable Exchange

Shred4Security Ltd offers a prompt and reliable exchange and/or collection service in and around the Essex area and into East and Central London for all of your confidential documents and data destruction needs. All paper types collected are transported in a secure vehicle from your site directly to our secure shredding facility located in Witham, Essex. You are also welcome to deliver materials to our site should you prefer. We can accept deliveries Monday to Friday from 7am until 4pm, no need to book.

Members of UKSSA

We are members of UKSSA (UK Security Shredding Association). This membership is only afforded to businesses that can exhibit extremely high competency in security shredding and regular audits are undertaken to ensure those standards are adhered to. We believe that this will satisfy our clients of our competency and professionalism in the shredding of their materials. As an added bonus, all materials shredded are processed for recycling.


What we can shred

We offer Secure Shredding for the following items:

  • Paper Documents
  • Credit Cards
  • Books
  • Plastic
  • Redundant IT equipment
  • X-Rays

Mission Statement

  • To provide a cost effective, efficient shredding solution to ensure that all documents and the information they hold are securely destroyed
  • To ensure the legal obligations with regard to The Data Protection Act 1998 are duly carried out, whilst providing a Certificate of Destruction as proof of this procedure
  • Carry these tasks out in an environmentally friendly way that causes the least amount of damage and monitors energy usage. In addition, Shred4Security aims to recycle wherever possible and apply good waste reduction & management schemes
  • Ensure staff are well protected in line with all relevant health and safety and employment legislation in the carrying out of their duties

Paper Shredding

We offer tailor-made solutions for all of your paper shredding requirements. Our specialist equipment includes a variety of lockable waste bins or skips to ensure confidentiality suitable for everyone from individuals all the way through to large international organisations.

Shred4Security Ltd offers a simple drop-in facility in Witham, which is particularly suitable for those who have one off secure waste disposal requirements. Our industrial shredder means there is no need to waste valuable time removing paper clips or staples etc from your secure files or folders. We also offer a collection service.

Electronic Destruction

Every single organisation is legally bound to dispose of Waste Electronic and Electrical Equipment (WEEE) in an environmentally responsible manner. We offer a collect and recycle service to businesses that have unused or unwanted technology equipment. We provide those customers with an efficient and economical solution that delivers compliance to data security as well as environmental legislation.

We offer the following services:

  • Recovery of redundant IT equipment – exceeding the reuse, recycling and recovery targets of the current WEEE Directive
  • All equipment is tracked and reported via certification
  • Disposal through a legally compliant and quality assured process

Our Guarantee

All shredded paper is processed by our recycling company, Essex Reclamation Ltd. The paper is then baled and shipped on to the paper mills throughout the UK, Europe and the Far East. Contact Shred 4 Security Limited to discuss your secure shredding requirements.01376 535228.