Professional shredder is ideal for small busy offices. Shreds paper, staples, paper clips and credit cards. Shreds 24 sheets of 20 lb paper at 16' per minute into 1/4" strips. Offers a security level 3, 9-1/2" throat, automatic start/stop control via electronic eye, rocker switch for on/off and reverse, reverse button to release overfed paper, standby mode with LED indicator and safety element above paper intake. Shredder automatically stops when container is full or door is open. 12-7/10 gallon waste bin includes a reusable collecting bag. Shred bin has a large window to view fill level. Motor has thermal protection. Enclosed housing protects against paper dust. The tried-and-tested, closed-tooth wheel drive prevents penetration of dirt and slows wear, increasing the service life. Shredder weighs 44 lb. (20 kg.).