West Michigan Document Shredding Recycling Fun Facts
An Executive Container emptied every 4 weeks for 1 year generates ½ ton of paper.
This equals 8 trees, 3,500 gallons of water, 225 gallons of oil, and 2,000 kilowatts of energy.
In 2021, West Michigan Shredding
We shredded 2,941,335 pounds of paper
- Saved 25,001 trees
- Saved 10,294,673 gallons of water
- Saved 661,800 gallons of oil
- Saved 5,882,670 kilowatts of energy
As of September 21st, 2022, West Michigan Shredding has exceeded our 2021 recycling numbers! We have achieved the following savings for 2022:
We shredded 3,460,346 pounds of paper:
- Saved 29,413 trees
- Saved 12,111,211 gallons of water
- Saved 778,578 gallons of oil
- Saved 6,920,692 kilowatts of energy