With a continuous-duty motor for no downtime, this professional shredder is ideal for small busy offices. Optimized cutting device technology tears through 22 to 24 sheets of paper, creating 38 strip-cut particles per page (Security Level 2) with a whisperlike noise level during shredding. Cutting head is made from 100 percent solid steel for high cutting capacities. Wear-resistant cutting rollers ensure long life. Zero Energy Standby ensures that no power is used while machine is in standby mode. Shredder also shreds staples, paper clips, credit cards and CDs/DVDs. Automatic start/stop and on/off switch include an integrated reversing function. Inspection Window lets you monitor filling level. Shredder automatically stops when bin is full. Other features include a 9-1/2" wide throat and 13 gallon waste bin.