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Northwestern University

Annual Document Shredding Event

On August 8 and 9, 2017, Northwestern faculty and staff are invited to participate in the University’s annual document shredding event.

Northwestern’s preferred vendor for document destruction, Shred-it, will be on campus with drop-off trucks to collect sensitive materials from University schools and departments for free shredding. Items may or may not be shredded on site, depending upon the drop off location and truck type. All shredded paper will be recycled. Below are more details on the event.

Tuesday, August 8, Chicago Campus (one truck)

Wed, August 9, Evanston Campus (two trucks)

Please note the following prior to shredding your documents:

For questions about these events, please contact Julie Cahillane at or 847-467-1374.

If you have more frequent shredding needs, please contact Abigail Barreto with Shred-it at 312-937-0081 or to arrange regular service at a competitive rate. Visit the Preferred Vendors webpage to find out more about pricing for Northwestern.

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