Product Value Recovery


Paper Cut's product destruction services can help you maximize your recovery value on every unwanted, outdated or counterfeit product in your end-of-life product maintenance. Many of our customers routinely bring us broken or damaged items including clothes, toys, handbags, cosmetics, and packaging materials. Every year, we destroy thousands of distressed, and out-of-date products. Through our secured destruction processes, we can also discretely eliminate any counterfeit products that have you confiscated were illegally being sold.

Most commonly, we accept packaging materials in various forms including glass, aluminum, and plastics. We can help you reclaim and extract value from over 90% of the materials that previously ended up in the landfill. Let Paper Cuts help you reduce your carbon footprint through our custom product destruction and recycling management services.


Extensive Product Destruction Services



Beverage Products

Paper Cuts is your go-to solution for secured beverage product destruction and trademark protection. Our approved facilities provide you with a strategic cost-effective off-site resource for efficient beverage destruction, disposal and recycling service for unsaleable alcohol and non-alcohol products.


Packaged Materials

We can also recover all liquid product packaging which includes:

  • Aluminum
  • BIB (bag-in-box)
  • Carton
  • Glass (flint, amber, green, other)
  • OCC (old corrugated containers)
  • Plastic (PET, HDPE, LDPE)
  • Steel
  • Tetra Pak


Unsaleable Products

The types of unsaleable alcohol and non-alcohol products we routinely destroy and recycle include:

  • Short-filled products
  • Stale or spoiled products
  • Defective or damaged products
  • Leaked or spilled product
  • Non-compliant labeling
  • Out of date products
  • Product containing foreign matter


Counterfeit Goods

Production of Counterfeit goods has become a national epidemic. Billions of dollars of counterfeit products are sold in the United States alone each year, illegally depriving the rightful owners of sales income and the government of significant tax revenue. Illegal trade is a difficult problem to police, so Paper Cuts does its part to help stem the tide of these goods over our borders.


Destruction of Goods

After counterfeit merchandise has been seized, we can take it out of commission completely by destroying it at the point of seizure, on the spot, in full view of the bootleggers - and the media. Our mobile shredding trucks routinely destroy counterfeit items such as:

  • Apparel
  • Collectible cards
  • DVDs
  • CDs
  • Shoes
  • Handbags
  • Hardware
  • Toys
  • Videotapes


Liquid Products

Paper Cuts can handle processing of your bulk or packaged liquid products in any volume. Types of acceptable liquid product types include:


  • Spirits
  • Beer
  • Liquor
  • Wine
  • Flavourings
  • Coolers


  • Water
  • Soft drink
  • Fruit juice
  • Sports Drinks
  • Concentrates
  • Fruit-flavored


Chemical Products


We can also process other types of bulk or packaged products that contain chemicals or drugs in any volume, including:


  • Organics
  • Toiletries
  • Cosmetics
  • Dairy Products
  • Household Chemicals
  • OTC Pharmaceuticals