The SC170 shredder is ideal for shredding day to day paperwork containing non-sensitive information via sharp and accurate 5.8mm strip cut blades with advanced P-2 level of security for maximum protection. It is capable of shredding up to 12 (80gsm) sheets at one time which includes overheat protection which can prove to be useful if you are pressured for time. Thanks to its compact size it is perfect for use within a small office and the unique angled head makes it even easier to feed in paper when underneath your desk. The compact, large capacity 22 litre pull out bin (which can hold up to 180 sheets) is handy when it comes to emptying out the contents of your shredder. Another beneficial feature the SC170 possesses is that it accepts staples and paper clips therefore eliminating the tedious process of having to remove those staples and paper clips from your sheets of paper. The ability to shred credit cards can prove to be vital considering the amount of sensitive information stored. Featuring unique compaction technology which enables more shredding and less emptying. The easy removable handle on top of the shredder head makes it easy for moving around the office. The Rexel SC170 Strip Cut Shredder is not stylish, but durable, practical and more than capable of handling all of your daily shredding needs.