The association was established on July 1, 2014 and incorporated on July 29, 2015. The official name of association is the Association for Information Destruction Business of Japan, Inc. The purpose of association is to contribute to forming a healthy data destruction market in Japan. An important tool for achieving this purpose is the Recycling Based Confidential Document Destruction Guidelines which was prepared and made public by the Paper Recycling Promotion Center, in February of 2014. This guidelines are featured on stipulating both security and recycling requirements for data destruction process.
As of June 30, 2017, the number of membership of the association is 101
which are 77 Regular Members, 20 Supporting Members and 4 General Members.
A regular member is data destruction company and a voting right is only
given to regular member at a general meeting.
1 Promoting public awareness of the Recycling Based Confidential Document Destruction Guidelines
2 Periodical revision of the Recycling Based Confidential Document Destruction Guidelines
3 Collection and provision of information relating to confidential data destruction
4 Research and survey on confidential data destruction business and market
5 Information exchange with overseas businesses and organizations relating to confidential data destruction
6 Other activities necessary to fulfill a purpose of the association
2-9-14, Hatsudai, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 151-0061 Japan