The City of Carlsbad is hosting Shred and Recycle It to help residents safely shred and recycle sensitive documents on April 20, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 5815 El Camino Real. Participation is free for Carlsbad residents. Advanced registration and proof of residency is required. Registration is open through April 19 or until the event reaches capacity.
Residents may drop off up to three standard size office storage boxes of documents for shredding.
Residents are encouraged to support best recycling practices by limiting shredding to sensitive documents only.
Proof of residency and advanced registration are required. Registration is open through April 19 or until the event reaches capacity.
Residents can register online or call 760-929-9400.
The Shred and Recycle It event is held as part of the city’s Earth Month program designed to encourage waste reduction, promote recycling and increase awareness of sustainable practices in Carlsbad. The program supports California’s ambitious goal of 75 percent recycling or reduction of solid waste by the year 2020. This event is held in partnership with Waste Management. For more information about the city’s Earth Month 2019 activities visit www.carlsbadca.gov/earthmonth.