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What is happening inside U.S. Recycling bins?

We promised to keep you updated on what’s happening in recycling bins around the U.S., and there are some changes that are turning heads. As the New York Times reported recently, more U.S. cities are ceasing all recycling. The article states, “With fewer buyers, recycling companies are recouping their lost profits by charging cities more, […]

Meet “Driver Bob”

How many people do you know that have been with the same company for 20, 25 or 30 years? Bob has been with Rohn Industries for 33 years! He started with Rohn Industries in 1986 and began his career in the New Hope, MN facility working side by side with Rohn’s CEO, Ron Mason. In […]

Have you scheduled your annual shred yet?

  What is an annual shred, and why do businesses and individuals schedule them? A new year, and tax season are two common triggers that get businesses and individuals thinking about what they should be doing with their previous year’s confidential information. Annual shreds vary in size and scope depending on the volume of material that needs […]

Plastic is plastic, right?

If it’s plastic, you can recycle it, right? Not exactly. In fact, there are certain types of plastic that have never been recyclable. Do you know what your city will recycle and what it will still send to the landfill? Would knowing your favorite product is packaged in a plastic bottle that won’t be recycled […]

You want to do what to destroy your hard drive?

Are you wondering what motivates a person or company to get their hard drives professionally destroyed? After all, can’t you just run it over with your car, or just “delete” all the data? There are a lot of myths that many people believe about how you can remove data from a hard drive, and we […]

Congratulations to Kevin for 16 years with the Rohn Industries family!

  Kevin retired in December after 16 years with the Rohn Industries family. Initially, he joined Document Destruction Services, an organization that Rohn acquired a few years ago, and found his place doing what he loves, driving. So when we asked Kevin what he’s going to miss about Rohn Industries, he said, “I’ll miss the […]

What do I need to be shredding at home?

According to The Economist, businesses ranked your personal data as the most sought-after resource (even more valuable than oil).  Through recently passed regulations like the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), companies are supposed to be more transparent about how they’re managing your data, but, more importantly how are you managing who has access to your personal data?  With the GDPR having […]