DDV Blog Posts

Why You Need a Shredding Service (Even if You’re Not a Business)

It’s an unfortunate fact that many people tend to take a cavalier attitude toward the disposal of sensitive documents. An envelope with an old address or a credit card advertisement might be given little more than a cursory glance before being chucked into the trash. Businesses could do something similar, perhaps feeding customer information through…
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The Red Flags Rule & Document Shredding

If you run a business in the United States, you know that there are many expectations that you are expected to meet when it comes to how you operate your business. From health and safety standards to operations standards, there are many pieces of legislation in place to ensure that consumers are given honest and…
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The Benefits of Paper Recycling

Paper recycling has been around for a long time. Actually, when you think about it, paper has been a recycled product from the very beginning. For the first 1,800 years or so that paper existed, it was always made from discarded materials. What Are the Most Significant Benefits of Paper Recycling? Recycling paper conserves natural…
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Why a ‘destroy all’ data disposal strategy is the only reasonable option

A "destroy all" data disposal strategy is the only safe and reasonable option. For instance, at our organization, I have no control over our firewall. Emails are scanned to remove harmful links. It would be very difficult for any employee to circumvent these data protection measures. I think most people would agree the more automatic…
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