THANK YOU FOR MAKING OPERATION SHREDDING THE BIGGEST AND BEST RECYCLING EVENT IN THE BAY AREA!!

2018

  • Almost 3,000 people stopped by
  • Just under 80,000 pounds of paper shredded and almost 22,000 pounds of electronics!

9 years of Operation Shredding

  • About 30,000 people served
  • Nearly 780,000 pounds of paper and electronics have been destroyed at our events.
  • NEVER anyone turned away

Estimated Evironmental Impact

  • 1,938 trees saved
  • 18,469 gallons of oil saved
  • 2,186,060 hours of electricity
  • 584,456 gallons of water saved

ABC Action News
is Taking Action for Your Safety with
Operation Shredding.

  • Bring up to five boxes of documents, papers and receipts that have your credit card numbers or other personal information on them — we will shred them all for free.

  • Bring electronic devices that may have your personal information on them for on-site destruction or secure transport to a facility for destruction

  • Saturday, April 21st from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

  • Westfield Citrus Park Mall: 8021 Citrus Park Town Center Tampa, FL 33625

Keeping people safe is a top priority. Identity theft continues to be one of the fastest growing crimes in the United States. It’s important for consumers to recognize that identity theft is not just a financial crime. It can include criminal identity theft, governmental identity theft and medical identity theft.

Destroying your personal information is crucial to preventing identity theft from happening to you!

Operation Shredding is presented by ABC Action News in partnership with Allstate, ProShred, Westfield Citrus Park, Quicksilver Recycling and the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office.

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!

We're protecting you in this digital age. Bring electronic devices that have your personal information for on-site destruction or secure transport to facility for destruction. 

  • Computer Towers
  • Hard Drives
  • Laptops
  • Tablets
  • Cell Phones

**No TV sets of any kind can be accepted**

Quicksilver Recycling Services has developed environmentally friendly plant-based physical destruction and on-site physical destruction options, all of which are secure and conformable with industry best management practices.