Green Facts

When you use Eco Wise paper shredding services, not only do you enjoy the Peace of Mind knowing all of your documents have been destroyed in front of your eyes but you have also done your part in helping the environment.

    Recycling Paper:

  • Saves energy
  • Creates jobs
  • Prevents emissions of many greenhouse gasses and water pollutants
  • Reduces the need for landfills and incinerators<.
  • Supplies valuable raw materials to industry
  • Stimulate the growth of greener technologies!
    Quick Facts:

  • Recycling 1 ton of paper saves
  • 17 mature trees
  • 7,000 gallons of water
  • 3 cubic yards of landfill space
  • 2 barrels of oil
  • 4,100 kilowatt hours of electricity – enough energy to power the average American home for 5 months.
  • Recycling causes 74% less air pollution and 35% less water pollution.
  • Recycling 1 ton of print or copy paper saves 2 tons of wood.