DUARTE, CA JUNE 8, 2017- The City of Duarte and Burrtec Waste Services will be hosting a free community paper shredding event on June 24, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Duarte City Hall, 1600 Huntington Drive, Duarte CA 91010. Duarte residents are encouraged to bring boxes filled with unwanted documents from their homes. The documents will be carefully shredded so that residents do not have to worry about personal information being exposed. Boxes filled with documents are a fire hazards and casualties can easy be prevented by getting rid of unwanted bulky documents.
The event is expected to successfully recycle approximately 1,000 pounds of used paper which is the equivalent of 8 trees being saved, 190 gallons of oil, 2 cubic yards of landfill space, 2,000 kilowatts of energy saved, and 3,500 gallons of water. For additional information on the event contact Burrtec Waste Industries at (800)325-9417 or Duarte City Hall at (626)357-7931.
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