Product Destruction in San Francisco

Securing Your Reputation

Business to Business Destruction Services

  • Food & Beverage Destruction
  • Certified Product Destruction
  • Certified Document Destruction and Shredding

In today’s competitive market, businesses often face the challenge of managing excess or obsolete inventory, counterfeit products, or sensitive materials that demand secure disposal. At Sledgehammer Product Destruction, we’re here to help businesses of all sizes and from all sectors safely and efficiently dispose of such waste.

From food waste to old files and documents, we’re here to help you securely dispose of it all to safeguard your brand reputation and sensitive information.

Our Product Destruction Process


30 HP Plant based horizontal baler crushes product with 400,000+ lbs. of force.  35,000 cubic ft. of product per hour capacity. Ideal for solid materials including wood, plastics and non-ferrous metal.


40 HP High torque, low speed, dual shaft plant based shredder ensures product never reaches the market again. Strip size from 3/4″-1 1/4″ . Ideal for clothing, textiles, tires, and paper products.


Products are securely delivered to a waste facility and processed in a manner ensuring its disposal. Cost effective solution for product that needs to be properly disposed of. Certificate of Disposal will be issued.

Our San Francisco Product Destruction Services

At Sledgehammer Product Destruction, we’re dedicated to making secure and efficient product disposal a breeze for businesses. Our services encompass the entire process, from pickup to complete destruction.

Our services include:

Collection logistics

You don’t need to worry about transporting the materials to our facility – we’ll pick them up for you. We’ll work with your internal management team to select a day and time that works and doesn’t disrupt your daily business operations.

Unpacking, segregation, and sorting

We sort through your materials after pickup, classifying each to ensure proper disposal.


We recycle when practical, sorting through destroyed materials that contain no traces of confidential information.

Certificates of destruction

We provide written documentation that acts as proof of destruction to help you remain compliant with state and federal requirements or your company’s criteria.

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Items We Destroy

Our San Francisco product destruction team is equipped to handle a diverse range of materials that businesses often generate. Our offerings include:

We offer:

  • Product disposal for defective, recalled, and returned products
  • Destruction of old files and documents
  • Food Disposal
  • Beverage disposal

Product Destruction

We offer a complete secure product destruction solution in San Francisco. You can feel secure about safe destruction of defective, recalled and returned products.

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Document Destruction and Shredding

Shredding old files is a necessary part of any business. That’s why we provide confidential and cost effective paper destruction and shredding.

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Food & Beverage Waste Destruction Services

Food and beverage waste destruction services provide a safe and effective way to dispose of food and beverage waste.

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Why Choose Sledgehammer Product Destruction

Proper disposal is critical when handling sensitive waste your business produces, whether it’s food or beverage waste, faulty or defective products, or old documents containing confidential information. Our team at Sledgehammer Product Destruction is here to take care of that waste securely and efficiently. 

Our certified product destruction services in San Francisco are available to businesses of all sizes and from various sectors and industries, from education to healthcare. Each step of the process is covered, from pickup to evaluation to total destruction. 

We meticulously evaluate the materials you provide, as no two situations are identical, to select the best-suited destruction method. Our team has over 15 years of industry experience helping many businesses in and around San Francisco with their product disposal needs. If your business requires product destruction services, we’re here to help.

Product Destruction FAQs

  • What is Product Destruction?

    So, what is product destruction? Product destruction refers to the process of securely destroying unwanted or obsolete products, protecting brand integrity and preventing them from entering unauthorized markets. These products can range from faulty products to confidential documents and branded materials.

  • When do I Need a Product Destruction Company?

    Obsolete, recalled or outdated products carry liability if they appear on the open market. Once a company decides to dispose of these materials, it is imperative that their disposal is guaranteed. Landfills  will not ensure the secure disposal of the materials they receive. Items sent for disposal are often times acquired by unauthorized sellers and re-appear on the secondary market. Companies across the globe ensure products that need to be disposed of, never see the light of day again by utilizing certified product destruction.

  • How Does Product Destruction Work?

    Our product destruction process is straightforward and transparent.

    Once you contact us to let us know you want to dispose of unwanted products, we securely transport them to our facilities. Here, depending on the nature of the products, we use methods such as shredding, crushing, or incineration to ensure they’re irrecoverable and ready for disposal.

  • Do You Offer Sensitive Equipment Destruction?

    There are many types of equipment that you need to thoroughly destroy.

    These include manufacturing devices, servers with business secrets, hard drives, toxic waste containers, and more. Even products can be sensitive if they reveal something important.

    Special procedures need to be taken in each case to destroy equipment effectively and securely. This is particularly a concern when your company is on the line.

    Sledgehammer PD does offer sensitive equipment destruction for our clients throughout the LA area.

  • What if My Waste Contains Chemicals or Harzardous Materials?

    Chemicals leach into landfills and contaminate the water underneath. In Los Angeles, Sledgehammer PD can handle products classified as hazardous materials.  

  • Do You Offer Completely Secure Product Destruction Services in Las Vegas?

    At Sledgehammer PD, our product destruction methods are not only thorough but also adhere to stringent security measures.

    We understand the potential risks associated with improper disposal. It can lead to data breaches or brand reputation damage.

    We use state-of-the-art methods and technology for product destruction in Los Angeles, offering you peace of mind knowing your products are disposed of safely.

    Protect your brand and business with Sledgehammer PD’s certified product destruction and disposal services.

  • Is Your Product Disposal Process Environment-Friendly?

    Beyond providing secure, total product destruction, Sledgehammer PD is dedicated to protecting our planet. We understand the importance of eco-friendly practices in product disposal, which is why we recycle many of the products we process. We dispose in a way that meets or exceeds local and federal environmental regulations.

  • Do I Need a Certificate of Destruction?

    Certified destruction protects your brand and your business. 

    A certificate of destruction is a document that verifies the secure and proper destruction of sensitive or confidential materials, such as documents, electronic media, or products.

    In California (Los Angeles?), businesses are not generally required to have a certificate of destruction for waste disposal, but it may be necessary for specific regulated industries or when dealing with sensitive information to demonstrate compliance with data protection laws and regulations.

    Learn more about certificates of destruction and our certified product destruction in the greater Los Angeles area.

  • When do I need a product destruction company?

    Organic waste and product destruction for businesses are services that your local garbage disposal firm cannot handle. Even most hired companies cannot get the job done.

    From chemicals to trade secrets, many materials require a specialty company to ensure destruction. Some products must be destroyed this way by law.

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  • They made our disposal and destruction project super easy. They are professional and fast. I will definitely call Sledgehammer again and highly recommend them
  • Jeff has provided excellent service always on time and prevents our warehouse from getting cluttered. Thank you for the excellent service
  • Great company for all your electrical recycling needs. I was a little unprepared but they helped me gather all of the E Waste. Very professional and friendly.

Get Rid of Your Business’s Waste With Sledgehammer Product Destruction

When your business generates items that require secure and efficient disposal, we’re here to help. Our team at Sledgehammer Product Destruction will handle the entire process, ensuring you get a hassle-free experience.

Have items that need proper disposal? Get a customized quote today by completing our online contact form.

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