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120,000 lbs shredded at WSLS 10 Shred-A-Thon in Lynchburg

Today's Shred-A-Thon is at Schewels Furniture on Timberlake Road in Lynchburg

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LYNCHBURG (WSLS 10) - WSLS 10, Kodiak Shredding and Schewels are working to help protect your identity with our semi-annual Shred-A-Thon!

It's a chance for you to get your personal documents destroyed for free. So far, WSLS 10 has destroyed more than 120,000 lbs of your unwanted documents!

Monday's Shred-A-Thon will be held at Schewels Furniture on Timberlake Road in Lynchburg.

Did you know…

One ton of recycled paper saves 7,000 gallons of water, 4,100 kilowatts of electricity, 60 pounds of air pollution, 17 trees, three cubic yards of landfill, and two gallons of oil? 

Two events are scheduled at Schewels throughout the commonwealth. People can drop off material to be shredded at these locations from 6 a.m. – 2 p.m.:

Lynchburg – November 16
Schewels7007 Timberlake Road
Roanoke – November 23
Schewels3602 Ferncliff Ave.