Precision engineering. Aesthetic style. This paper shredder will take your worries away - and your breath, too. Ideal for personal/home office use. Optimized cutting device technology destroys 8-9 sheets of paper, creating 603 micro-cut / confetti-cut particles per page. Also shreds staples, paper clips & credit/store cards. High quality materials and "Made in Germany" quality for safety and durability complete with a 3 year warranty. Energy Management Control System EcoSmart: particularly low power consumption of 0. 1 watt in standby mode. Quiet operation minimizes noise development in the workplace. HSM donates $2 to the Kids Kicking Cancer charity for every SECURIO shredder purchased. Cutting rollers made of hardened solid steel with lifetime warranty. TAA Compliant. Blue Angel: The document shredder is awarded for its sustainability. Automatic start/stop, multifunction button with reversing function. Bin-full/bin-open stops. Inspection Window to monitor filling level. Folding safety element stops shredding when touched. Multifunction element for intuitive operation. Dust emission tested by independent institute has proven safe & harmless. Removable 6.6-gallon bin.