Shredding events in Rhode Island include annual events held by the Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation to promote recycling each fall and community shred days held in various locations by Shred-It Providence. The Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation sponsors annual fall shredding events that are open to the public.
Shred-It Providence also sponsors a series of community shred days in conjunction with local businesses in several cities and towns during April and May of each year. Shred-It Providence community shredding events are open to the public and restrict the shredded material to paper only that the company later recycles. Attendees may bring as much paper as they can carry for free shredding.