Ideal for schools, colleges and universities that need to shred pupil records, staff records, medical records, school reports, staff application forms, financial records or pupil assessments.


All educational establishments keep confidential records for pupils, students and staff and must ensure any unwanted documents are securely destroyed in order to comply with the Data Protection Act.

Protecting the personal identifiable information of your students, your teachers, and your administrative personnel is not only good business practice, it’s a highly-regulated requirement for everyone working in the education sector.

Just as importantly, much of what educators create, collect, and distribute, exists briefly in the real world, at some point in their existence; drafts of report cards, class contact lists, or personnel documents like resumes and performance reviews, exist on paper at some point. And in the wrong hands, that information can easily lead to a breach, fraud, and identity theft.

Check out our positive customer testimonials from the Education Sector below.


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What Our Clients Have To Say

Moate Business College

Moate Business College is very happy with the service, excellent efficiency from the email to the work carried out. Getting the shredding done for us saves us a lot of time and energy in this busy environment. Looking forward to working with you in the future. Lorraine O'Dowd Administrator

UCD Library

We have used Great White for assisting us with large scale stock removal projects since 2019. We have always found them to be very professional, efficient and flexible. They have been an invaluable asset to us in our collection curation work. Andrew Slattery Manager

Teresa Somers

A customer of Great White since 2014, my first contact was with David Walsh and, more recently, Eamonn Walsh, David's son. All communications are carried out in a courteous and friendly manner. The Great White van drivers provide a fast and efficient collection service. In a nutshell, from initial contact to certification Great White provide an excellent and cost effective service to its customers. Staff Member Individual

Loreto Primary School

I love this service, in the space of a couple of minutes bags of paper, folders and documents all destroyed on-site and a certificate presented to prove EU compliance. Great service and Eamonn and David are very nice to deal with too! Have used their service a couple of times now and I couldn't recommend them enough! Fiona Mckenna Principle

Athlone Community College

We operate a highly successful Book Rental Scheme in Athlone Community College and have used The Great White Company over many years to take away damaged and obsolete school textbooks to have them shredded and destroyed. The company provide an excellent and prompt collection service and we get confirmation via Certificate of proof to confirm the shredding and destruction of our unwanted books. The customer service is excellent and the staff and lorry drivers are always a pleasure to deal with each year. Conor Foley Manager
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Our Services

Off-Site Shredding

Shredding is done at our facility. We collect your paper; and using our secure vehicles deliver to our shredding facility where the paper is shredded.

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On-Site Shredding

Shredding is done at your premises. We provide a Mobile Shredding Truck to shred at your premises.

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Remote / Home Office

With the onset of COVID-19 the number of people working remotely has greatly increased. This service is specifically designed to cater for this growing need.

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Electronic Destruction

The only way to be certain that data contained on such devices is permanently gone is by shredding and destroying them. Great White offers secure destruction service

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Product Destruction

At Great White our product shredding equipment is able to destroy any products, clothing or textiles to meet your requirements.

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Paper Trading

Great White is able to call on vast experience in the purchase and sale of paper and we have established partnership supply arrangements with international paper mills.

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