National Association for information Destruction (NAID) : Promotes the information destruction industry and the standards and ethics of its member companies.

Association of Records Managers and Administrators (ARMA) : Provides leadership in education, research and networking for the benefit of information professionals.

Professional Records & Information Services Management (PRISM International) : Dedicated to the enhancement and promotion of the information management industry.

International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) : Defines and supports the profession of privacy by being a forum for interaction, education and discussion across industries.

American Health Information Managers Association (AHIMA) : Dedicated to the advancement of health through quality information.

American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) : Provide professional development, guidelines and voluntary standards to be used by higher education officials regarding the best practices in records management, admissions, enrollment management, administrative information technology and student services

International Facility Management Association (IFMA) : Promotes the facility management profession by providing leadership, recognition and standards of excellence.

Document Security Alliance (DSA) : The Document Security Alliance (DSA) was created by government agencies, private industry and academia. DSA’s goal is to identify methods of improving security documents and related procedures to help combat the growing acts of fraud, terrorism, illegal immigration, identity theft, and other criminal acts.

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) : The Federal Trade Commission provides information to both consumers and business on protecting personal information.

Hospitals for a Healthy Environment (H2E) : Hospital industry association dedicated to the environment and environmental practices. Focused on the reduction of waste and proper destruction and recycling of materials including paper and files.


September 15, 2017

Dear Valued Customer:

We are pleased to announce that Secured Shred has officially joined Shred Instead. Together, we are bigger, stronger and better positioned to serve our customers with top-of-the line shredding solutions.

Similar to Secured Shred, Shred Instead is a family-owned document destruction firm that places the utmost value on providing exceptional customer service while delivering on-site secure document destruction services.

There will be no immediate change to the rendering of your shredding solutions. You can continue to count on on-site service and support through Shred Instead’s owner, Chris Chapman, and Customer Service Team which can be reached to answer any questions you may have using the contact information below.


Secured Shred
Kim Knight
(888) 747-3388
(410) 871-1111
Shred-Eco, LLC dba Shred Instead
Chris Chapman | Owner
DUNS Number: 06-6788465
O: (443)288-6375
    Shred Instead Customer Service