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Shredding Services Columbus, Ohio

Columbus Shredding Services

Looking for document shredding services in Columbus, Ohio and the surrounding areas? You've come to the right place!


We offer secure shredding and destruction services for businesses of all sizes. We're here to help you shred it quickly and efficiently.


Paper Shredding Services Columbus Ohio

It’s imperative to shred paper documents containing personal information to reduce the risk of a data breach within your organization.


From offsite destruction, regularly scheduled services to one-time purges, Vital Records Control Columbus offers a wide variety of paper shredding services to meet your needs.

One-time Shredding Services

We have designed our one-time purge shredding service specifically for businesses and residents that need a single clean out of their unwanted documents and papers. Whether you have a few file boxes or a warehouse full of old confidential documents to destroy, our VitalShred trucks will visit your location and eliminate all unwanted documents in a speedy manner.


Our one-time purge services provide you with the same high level of customer service and security – just quicker, so we are there when you need us. Check with our local Columbus office for pricing and minimum requirements.

Offsite Shredding Services in Columbus

Off site shredding is a cost-effective option for paper-dependent companies to rid of unneeded paper files. Our specialists pick up your documents and transport them to our secure shredding facility to be disposed of.


At the end of each shredding project, you’ll receive a Certificate of Destruction, ensuring compliance with retention guidelines for your business.

Columbus Ohio Mobile Shredding Services

For businesses that require the witnessing of materials being shredded onsite, mobile shredding is a secure document solution to clear your office of paper clutter.


Our specialists will drive our mobile shred truck to your location and destroy your files onsite. After secure destruction occurs, you receive a Certificate of Destruction to keep for your records.

Columbus Electronic Media Destruction Services

Destroying hard drives and electronic devices is the only way to ensure your confidential information is unrecoverable. That’s why we offer hard drive destruction to wipe data from media permanently.


We’ll arrive at your location, pick up your hard drives and data backups, and securely shred them offsite. After each project, you’ll receive a Certificate of Destruction.

Shredding Events Columbus, Ohio

Looking for a way to dispose of your old documents and files? Sponsor a shredding event in Columbus, Ohio!


Hosting a shredding event is a great way for businesses to protect themselves from data breaches and identify theft. It is also a great way to show your customers that you are committed to protecting their information. Contact us today to schedule your next shred event!

Ohio Record Retention and Destruction Regulations

The policies that are in place for Ohio are for retention schedules for both county, municipal, township, and school records. However, each workplace determines their own retention schedules based on their record types.

The suggested retention schedules are:

  • The county
  • The municipality
  • The township
  • The library
  • The school
  • Special taxing districts
Learn more about Ohio Retention Schedules.

Why Choose VRC as your Columbus shredding company?

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NAID AAA Certified Document Destruction

Vital Records Control is NAID Certified and utilizes chain of custody procedures in all our shredding processes.

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Industries We Serve

From medical records shredding to legal file destruction, we destroy a variety of records and work with all industry types.

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Shred Bins

Choose your shredding schedule, and we'll drop off shred containers at your office for you to fill with your obsolete files. We offer 32-gallon, 64-gallon, and 96-gallon bins.

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Recycling Columbus Ohio

After your materials are destroyed, they are baled and sent to a local recycling partner, minimizing your carbon footprint.

Other Document and Records Management Services We Offer

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Streamline the management and exchange of confidential health information.

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Our scanning services convert paper documents into digital images for quick and easy file shares.

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Protect the data you value. Ensure business continuity with long-term data storage solutions.

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Vital Records Control Columbus service areas include:

  • Amlin, OH
  • Bexley, OH
  • Canal Winchester, OH
  • Gahanna, OH
  • Grandview, OH
  • Harrisburg, OH
  • Hilltop, OH
  • Linden, OH
  • New Albany, OH
  • Pickerington, OH
  • Sharon Woods, OH
  • Urbancrest, OH
  • Whitehall, OH
  • Baltimore, OH
  • Blacklick, OH
  • Clintonville, OH
  • Dublin, OH
  • Galloway, OH
  • Grove City, OH
  • Hebron, OH
  • Lancaster, OH
  • Berwick, OH
  • Franklinton, OH
  • Victorian Village, OH
  • Worthington, OH