Cross-cut shredder offers simple-to-use features in a convenient design and tackles small amounts of documents and data with the touch of a finger. Ideal for personal/home office use, the Shredstar MS12c powers through 12 sheets per pass, creating 430 cross-cut/confetti particles per page with whisperlike noise level during shredding. It can also shred staples, paper clips, credits cards and CDs/DVDs. JamStop Anti-Jam Technology prevents jams when machine is overloaded. Energy Management Control System reduces power consumption by up to 90 percent. 2.1 gallon pullout waste bin allows easy waste disposal. Design also features manual/automatic reversing functions and automatic start/stop.