BINGHAMTON, NY (WIVT/WBGH) – The Broome County Division of Solid Waste Management is hosting a paper shredding event for Broome County residents on Saturday, July 30th, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

The event will be held at SUNY Broome in Parking Lot 4 by the baseball field. Attendees will not need to leave their vehicles as this is a drive-up event.

The drive-up is specifically for Broome County residents and can only be used for residential shredding. Businesses may not utilize this event.

Those who attend are allowed to bring up to four document boxes full of paper for shredding. Accepted material for shredding includes:

  • Paper of any size or color
  • Paper with staples or paper clips
  • Sticky notes
  • Manila folders
  • White envelopes with or without windows
  • Business cards

Items that will not be accepted:

  • Glass or plastic of any kind
  • Hanging file folders
  • Microfiche or film
  • Carbon paper

You do not need to make a reservation for the event, but you can mark that you are attending on the Facebook event page here: *FREE* Drive-Up Paper Shredding Event | Facebook