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Special Services

For general information, rates or to place an order please call us at (360) 734-3490. For help selecting a service or setting up your account, please contact Rodd Pemble at

Event Services

We have a variety of banners for loan. Contact us to reserve for your event.

SSC event services are typically charged out at the regular monthly rate (except for cardboard recycling). Temporary event service pricing is for 1-7 days of use. Longer, periodic events may qualify for special rates. All event services listed include delivery charge (both ways) for most areas SSC serves. Rates subject to change without notice.

Cedar Grove Compost offers a complete list of compostable packaging products that are accepted here in Whatcom County. Please contact your local packaging supplier to see if they carry Cedar Grove approved products.

Please contact us for questions or to schedule service.

Posters are available for purchase during regular business hours at our Bellingham Drop Box Facility & Recycling Center office 1001 Roeder Avenue.

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Container Decals

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Jobsite Services

SSC is ready to assist you at your construction/demolition site or on-the-job with a variety of jobsite services including construction/demolition recycling and woody debris recycling, garbage and recycling collection, FoodPlus! Recycling service and storage container rentals. Please contact us for more information.

Storage Container Rentals

Short or long-term storage of supplies, equipment, tools and more with our dry, secure storage container rentals. Rent one today!
Great for: Construction & Demolition Sites / Jobsites. Special Events, Schools, Farms, Churches and Home Remodel / Extra Storage

  • Exterior All-Steel Construction
  • Interior Plywood Walls and Floor - Ventilated
  • Enclosed Lock System and Double Doors - Both Ends
  • Option: Install Temporary Lights or Phone
Storage Container Rentals Width Length* Height
  7' 6" 22' 7'

All dimensions are approximate.
*A few shorter 12 boxes in stock. Contact us for availability and rates.

Delivered to Your Location. For temporary or regular rates, questions or to schedule service, please contact us.

Service Area: Whatcom and North Skagit Counties

Service Schedule: Delivered to your location.

Rates: Low rates. Temporary or long-term. For quotes or to schedule delivery, please contact us or call (360) 734-3490.

Storage Container

Junk Hauling

Got junk? You Call We Haul. From your home, garage, shop, yard or office, we can haul it all. Appliances, furniture, mattresses, electronics, remodeling/demolition waste, yard waste including branches, shrubs (max. 7 diameter and 20 long) and more. Low prices. No minimum charge! Weekend pick-up available.

Curbside Pick-up: For single bulky/large item pick-up, schedule curbside pick-up on your garbage collection day. Available to residential and commercial customers. Service must be scheduled in advance. Place item out next to garbage Toter®. Extra charges apply based on item size and quantity.

For questions or to schedule pick-up, contact us or call (360) 734-3490.

Junk Hauling

Confidential Data Shredding

Mobile Secure Recycled

We offer on-site, mobile shredding service to commercial customers and a drop-off option to all customers. Commercial service is offered on a regular (weekly, every other week, or monthly), occasional or as-needed schedule. From a small shoebox to a large storage unit - no amount is too big or too small.

For on-site, mobile shredding at your location contact us at (360) 734-3490 or to schedule service.

Drop-off option: Secure shredding available at our Bellingham Drop Box Facility & Recycling Center at 1001 Roeder Ave (F&Roeder). Hours here. Check in at office for instructions and to pay. Cash, check, credit card accepted or charge it to your SSC account.

Confidential data shredding is ideal for:

Automobile Dealers
Government Agencies

Title Companies
Mortgage Brokers
Law Offices

Container Options

Confidential Data Toters®
Two-wheeled cart with secure (lockable) lid. For scheduled service, we provide as many Toters® as you need at no charge. You provide lock(s). For annual or seasonal service, Toters® arrangements are made on a case by case basis. Toters® meet Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) regulations, are durable and easy to transport. Color: Granite

64-gallon Toter®
Dimensions: 31" x 24" x 43" (approx.)
Capacity: Up to 200 lbs. of material
Shredder Toters
32-gallon Toter®
Dimensions: 24" x 20" x 40"
Capacity: Up to 100 lbs.
Standard Cardboard Box
Use your own storage box and reuse it.
storage box

Acceptable Materials

  • Paper products only

Staples, paper clips, fasteners and spiral notebooks OK. Please remove ringed binders from paper loads intended for recycling. All paper data is shredded and recycled.


Our rates area based on volume, frequency, type(s) of materials recycled or destroyed and the service(s) provided. We can provide fixed rates and/or one-time quotes. Please contact us - (360) 734-3490 or

Benefits of shredding with SSC

Compliant with the following regulations:

Superior Staff

All SSC shredding staff are given overviews of the HIPAA, Gramm /Leach/Bliley and Privacy Act regulations and are required to attend regular safety meetings for on-going training in equipment use and maintenance, safe route operations, DOT updates and discussion of other pertinent safety related issues. In addition, all employees are uniformed, professionally licensed drivers who are subject to extensive background checks and have signed a Confidentiality Agreement.

A signed Certification of Destruction is provided upon request.

Shredding service charges are included on your regular SSC bill - one bill saves you time and money. To set up an account or sign up for our auto-pay option, click here.

SSC is locally-owned and family-operated, and proud business member of the Better Business Bureau, Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Sustainable Connections.

For questions or more information see our FAQ page or contact us – (360) 734-3490 or

Confidential Data Shredding Truck

Enclosure Guidelines

Commercial and multi-family solid waste and recycling areas, regardless of size or type of service, should request a copy of our Enclosure Guidelines. To schedule an on-site visit or to discuss your site's specific needs and limitations, contact SSC Recycling Manager, Rodd Pemble, or (360) 734-3490.

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