Shred-it is an information security solution provided by Stericycle, Inc., where we’re committed to protecting the health and well-being of the people and places around us safely, responsibly, and sustainably.
At Stericycle, we deliver solutions and drive innovations that protect the environment, people, and public health. We do business the right way, not just the easy way. This includes working to create a more sustainable, shared future. Our innovative solutions make a difference in people’s lives, communities, and our planet by protecting their health and well-being. Learn more in our Corporate Social Responsibility Overview.
Treated 680,000 tonnes of medical waste, helping to protect the public from potentially infectious material.
Shredded and recycled 454,000 tonnes of paper—helping safeguard our customers’ confidential information.
Helped our customers divert 45,000 tonnes of plastics from landfills through use of our reusable sharps and pharmaceutical containers rather than single-use containers.
Incinerated 17,000 tonnes of pharmaceutical waste prior to disposal, helping to keep active pharmaceutical ingredients out of waterways.
Source: Stericycle data, 2022