Free document shredding and electronics recycling on April 26
Better Business Bureau serving Central, Coastal, Southwest Texas and the Permian Basin invites consumers and businesses to participate in its bi-annual Shred Day event on Saturday, April 26 from 9 a.m. to noon.
Shred Day is an opportunity for local consumers and businesses to prevent identity theft and help the environment through free on-site document shredding, as well as computer and cell phone recycling.
Last year, BBB Shred Day in Corpus Christi consumers and businesses safely disposed of more than 30,000 pounds of confidential documents. In addition to 15 tons of paper shredded, more than 4,000 pounds of computers, cell phones and other electronics were recycled.
Free shredding and recycling services will be available until noon or until the shred trucks reach capacity. Consumers can bring up to two boxes of sensitive documents per vehicle to be shred on-site. Monetary donations benefiting BBB’s Education Foundation will also be accepted.
BBB serving Central, Coastal, Southwest Texas and the Permian Basin is part of an expansive network of local BBBs across North America that collaborates to produce bi-annual Shred Day events. The program is a BBB-branded identity theft, fraud prevention and educational initiative. For more details visit the BBB Shred Day pages.
Saturday, April 26
Time: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Location: KIII-TV Parking Lot
5002 S. Padre Island Drive
Corpus Christi, Texas 78411