Do you have many old unwanted articles and magazines that are of no use to you except to consume space? Or articles that possess sensitive information which could pose as a jeopardy if discovered by untrusted parties? If you answered yes to either or both questions, you need a paper shredder!
Paper shredders are the most practical and secure solution to the disposal of sensitive and unwanted documents. There’s a wide range available in the market for both home and/or business use. Below you’ll find some of the best paper shredders picked out for you, each with its own pros.
For work-from-home individuals or manager moms, home is the last place you want stray, unwanted documents to be lying around. Hence, the GBC Alpha X shredder serves as a practical and inexpensive solution. It is ideal for day-to-day use and light usage. The shredder accepts a maximum of 6 sheets at once to be shredded into small confetti pieces.
Best heavy duty paper shredder - suitable for business use
Price from SGD499.00
In big businesses, there’s bound to be a large number of sensitive documents and insufficient secure storage space. This causes the need for a high-quality, heavy duty shredder to become more apparent. The Biosystem Heavy Duty Cross Cut Paper Shredder is highly recommended in such situations. It can accommodate up to 15 sheets at one time and is capable of 1-hour of continuous shredding.
The Bonsai 3S16 Cross Cut Shredder serves the function and purpose ideal for small businesses. A unique feature of this shredder is that it has an automatic jam protection system that automatically detects jammed papers and reverses the machine in case of overload. It also has a 12-paper shred capacity.
Commercial shredders are important for shredding a large volume of sensitive documents. The GBC Cross-cut Shredder Duo has a shred capacity of 11 sheets and a bin capacity of 17 litres. It even has a separate slot for shredding credit cards and CDs! Multi-functional, this is the shredding monster you need for your office and home.
Handheld shredders are less common than traditional shredders, however they are the best when it comes to quick and lightweight shredding. The Paper Trimmer Shredder accommodates both A4 and A6-sized papers. It is also both USB powered and battery powered, giving you the option to pick what is most convenient for you.
Best for cardboard
Price from SGD199.00
Cardboard can be difficult to shred due to its inflexibility which requires a different kind of shredder. The Aurora AS1610SB 16-Sheet 6mm Strip Cut Paper Shredder is one such example. It has the capacity to shred 16 sheets of paper at one go, which amounts to the thickness of a cardboard. This shredder also comes with an adjustable slide cover to fit materials that do not bend easily.
For some of us, aesthetics play a huge role even if it is just a paper shredder. If you can relate to this, you’ll like the DELI Large Capacity 17L Shredder. It combines both style and functionality, and its sleek black design is sure to be a classy addition to your office.
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