County Business Paper Shredding Events

Businesses located within Calvert County are invited to have their confidential documents shredded for free. Proof of business location within Calvert County is required. Up to 5 banker boxes of paper will be accepted per business (or the equivalent volume of 5 banker boxes in alternate containers).  Certificates of destruction are available upon request.  Please see information below on accepted and not accepted materials


  • Paper clips
  • Staples
  • Wire spiral-bound items

Not Accepted

  • Binders
  • Binder clips
  • Plastic bags (papers need to be removed from bags before shredding)

2020 County Business Paper Shredding Events

The Solid Waste Division is in the process of bidding out the service to a new contractor. Please check back periodically for a list of confirmed dates and locations. Thank you.