Companies that offer free paper-shredding services include Marc’s of Marc Glassman Inc. in Ohio, Pioneer SecureShred Inc. in Minneapolis and Comerica Bank in Texas. Shred Right in Minnesota provides a free paper-shredding service for the public at the company’s shred events.
Marc’s offers a daily paper-shredding service at its customer service desks in all of its locations. It allows up to 25 pounds of paper per customer. Pioneer‘s free shredding service occurs on the first Friday of every month, but it's unavailable during the winter months. The company has a limit of around 25 boxes of paper per customer.
Comerica Bank together with its partners provides a free shredding event for the public dubbed Shred Day. Beside shredding paper documents, the bank collects non-perishable food donations for the communities' food banks.