Securio B32C easily shreds paper, CDs, DVDs and paper clips. Security Level 3 shredder cuts up to 19 sheets at a time into 3/16" x 1-1/8" pieces at 13' per minute. Two solid steel, cutting cylinders are subject to practically no wear and no sharpening and are made with a laser-cut and special heat-treating process for a more precise cut. Patented, V-TEK cutting-groove technology creates higher cutting capacity with lower power requirements. WhisperShred Technology reduces decibel levels so you experience a low noise level (55 decibels) whether running idle or shredding paper. Totally enclosed gear box helps reduce noise and prevents failure from dust and debris getting into the gears. Intelligent Energy Management System saves you up to 90 percent power consumption compared to a standard standby switch. Cross-cut shredder also features a continuous-duty motor, automatic shutdown function, automatic switch-off and 12-1/5" paper entry. Reusable waste bag holds 21.7 gallons.