On-Demand Clearances

Most businesses are required to store confidential information for a certain length of time. Both to comply with legal requirements and in order to keep the necessary information, a lot of confidential material can accumulate. When it no longer becomes necessary to store it, it needs to be cleared out.

When clearing out this sensitive material – whether it is archives of paper documents, electronically stored information, or branded clothing and products, it needs to be disposed of securely. Printwaste offer a confidential waste clearance service that will help you to safely dispose of these items that you no longer need, whilst being safe in the knowledge that the sensitive information is not going to get into the wrong hands.

Types of Confidential Materials We Collect & Shred

From financial reports to personnel records, sim cards to hard drives, businesses can quickly accumulate large amounts of confidential materials that need to be stored and then destroyed correctly. With this in mind, we collect the following materials for destruction via shredding:

Paper documents

Hard drives & media materials

Branded uniforms, badges & corporate clothing

Credit cards & bank cards

Obsolete and branded products

The Benefits of On-Demand Shredding

When you have a lot of confidential material to clear out Printwaste make this both efficient and safe for you. We can provide you with storage for your confidential waste that you are clearing out if required, and offer a choice of on-site shredding or off-site where the confidential waste is taken to our secure facility for destruction.

Creating more space

Whether you’re relocating, closing up shop or simply having a spring clean, we’ll help you protect your confidential information and clear the clutter the secure way.


Wherever your archives are based, whether it’s a basement or a storage room, we’ll collect from anywhere and provide sufficient labour to undertake all the manual work required.

No limits on quantity

From a few boxes to a full warehouse, we can collect all volumes of confidential information and sensitive items whatever the size.

Highly trained and vetted staff

Our staff are BS7858 security cleared and carefully trained to conduct the sensitive nature of their role.

End-to-end Tracking

We’ll track your archives from the moment we collect them to the moment they’re destroyed, providing you with a secure and auditable service.

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A simple add-on

Once on-board or if you already have a regularly scheduled service with us, you can simply add an archive clearance, on-demand, whenever you need it.

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Practical storage solutions

Designed to match material volume.

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Printwaste provide you with the correct documentation for your records and for peace of mind

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Once your data is securely destroyed, all remaining materials are recycled

Helping the environment

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We help you do more for the environment

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Five Simple Steps

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To make things as easy as possible your end, we leave it up to you to decide where you’d like your confidential documents to be shredded:


Free Consultation

We’ll provide you with a free consultation and customised quote tailored to your requirements.


Select a Day / Time

You choose how and when you’d like your archive clearance to take place.


Collect & Destroy

On the agreed date, we’ll shred and destroy your confidential information and archived materials.

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Certificate of Destruction

Once destroyed, you’ll receive a Certificate of Destruction to confirm compliance.

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Re-use & Recycle

Now non-confidential, your shredded materials will be recycled or turned into electricity.

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