The Paper Recycling Process

The Paper Recycling Process

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Ever wonder what happens to #paper after the #recycling bin? @DomtarEveryday has the answer
Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 8:15am

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Have you ever wondered where used paper goes once you toss it in the blue bin? Turns out, recycled paper embarks on quite the journey before its new life, with each additional round of recycling further weakening the wood fiber. That's why paper can only be recycled between 5-7 times. Follow the 15-step journey of a recycled love note with this light-hearted video produced with RecycleBank.


Dan Persica
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Domtar, senior manager, sustainability communications, Pulp & Paper Division
CATEGORY: Environment