Privacy & Security

#07 Self-Shredding Label

The privacy protection label from Invaluable Inventions prevents theft of confidential information including corporate, personal and medical details.

The self-shredding label is secure, cost-effective and exceeds HIPAA and FACTA compliance for destruction of confidential information.

USPTO Patents #9779641, #10163372 & #10431124
EPO Patent #3475097
China Patent #2017 8 0039658.5

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  • Confidential information and identity theft are increasingly common
  • Personal anguish and significant financial loss can occur from exploited information
  • Personal information needs to be protected and corporate data needs to be compliant
  • Significant amount of data is stolen from disposed printed communication – dumpster diving – which is underestimated!
  • Inappropriate destruction and disposal of printed communication can lead to ID theft or other types of fraud


  • The ability to print or write data onto a surface which can be effectively destroyed at will
  • A product with an inbuilt destruction mechanism that does not need extraneous equipment for shredding, burning or other common demolition methods
  • A destruction mechanism which has the ability to completely destroy the data ensuring it can never be recreated


  • Product can be attached to a backing sheet e.g. an adhesive layer for the production of labels
  • Guaranteed full destruction of sensitive data to prevent theft and resultant anguish or financial loss
  • Product fully compliant with DIN 66399 shredding levels P-1 to P-4 for destruction of confidential information (smallest strip size ≤160 mm² particles with width ≤ 6 mm) HIPAA and FACTA compliant
  • Alternate embodiments able to satisfy DIN 66399 shredding levels P-5 to P-7 for destruction of classified information and NSA compliant (smallest strip size ≤5 mm² particles with width ≤ 1 mm

Self-Shredding Label 

  • The ONLY label that shreds sensitive information upon removal 


  • Prevents theft of personally identifiable information
  • Destroys information from documents, prescriptions, bank statements, etc.
  • Innovative peel-to-shred design
  • Compliant with P-4 shredding standards
  • No shredding equipment required 

Tamper Evident Label

  • Utilizes self-shredding label technology to clearly indicate tampering 


  • Provides unequivocal proof of tampering
  • Prevents counterfeiting or reuse of label
  • Multiple levels of protection with innovative peel-to-shred design
  • No shredding equipment required 
  • Premium product commanding a premium price

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