About Us

With over 16 years of combined experience, A1 DATASHRED is the most professional, cost-effective and trusted shredding company.


A1 DATASHRED is a local Boston document destruction company that lives and works in the communities we service. We bring professional shredding services to both businesses and residents in Greater Boston, North Shore, South Shore and Metrowest in Massachusetts and the southern part of New Hampshire.

We got our start in 2005 with one goal, to provide an easy and convenient way for customers to destroy their confidential documents. We have achieved that by having well trained and experienced staff that is eager to assist you from your first phone call to the completion of your document destruction project along with a fleet of the most advance paper shredding trucks in the industry.

We are a proud recipient of the AAA Certification from The National Association for Information Destruction (NAID). The NAID Certification Program establishes the highest standards for a secure destruction process including such areas as operational security, employee hiring and screening, the destruction process and responsible disposal of the shredded paper.

Why Choose A1 DATASHRED?

Our experience serving residents, businesses and organization in all industries has given us exposure to many different circumstances that we can leverage to better customize our mobile document destruction services to the specific needs of each customer. We listen to what you need to do and we present you with the options to get your shredding project done the right way for you.

At A1 DATASHRED, we don’t just shred your confidential information, we assist you with the planning of your shredding project. Our secure shredding system guarantees that your important papers will be secure from the time you release them to us until they are completely destroyed. When shredded we will turn your documents into small particles of paper that will be unreadable.

We Service Any Shredding Need

We offer One-time and Scheduled shredding options that will accommodate any document destruction need or frequency even if it is just once. We service any size job. So whether you have just one box of files or a warehouse full we are happy to service it for you.

Our Staff

You can have complete confidence and trust in the people that service your shredding needs. All of our staff are background checked and drug tested to insure on the best people represent A1 DATASHRED. Additionally they all must sign confidentiality agreements that require them to always protect and not disclose any of the information they are entrusted with.

Environmental Responsibility

A1 DATASHRED is proud to protect the environment while protecting your identity. We are a Green company that understands the importance of being environmentally responsible. All of the document we shred is recycled and used to make other paper products. Every ton of paper saves 17 trees.

A1 DATASHRED is a State of Massachusetts certified Woman-Owned Business. This certification helps our clients meet any goals they have established or mandates that they are required to meet by hiring WBENC Certified companies in the operation of their business.

We are happy to offer a variety of services to individual residents and businesses in Greater Boston and the surrounding communities;

  • Business Shredding
  • Residential Shredding
  • One-Time Shredding
  • Scheduled Shredding
  • Hard Drive Destruction
  • Legal Shredding
  • HIPAA-Compliant Shredding
  • Onsite Shredding
  • Offsite Shredding

We are WBENC Certified!

A1 Datashred is certified as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), the nation’s largest third-party certifier of the businesses owned and operated by women in the U.S. We recognize the commitment to supplier diversity that is embraced by corporations and government agencies today and we can add diversity to your supply chain.

WBENC Certified

We shred, what you don’t want read.