USA: AF&PA promotes improved paper recycling by webpage and video

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Source: American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA)

Washington, USA – The American Forest & Paper Association’s (AF&PA) new „What is Recyclable?“ webpage and „Improving Paper Recycling“ video promote increased quantity and quality of paper and paper-based packaging recovered for recycling. These new resources are part of AF&PA’s ongoing effort to increase paper recovery.

“When using recovered fiber to make new paper products, the quality of materials used is especially important,” said AF&PA Executive Director for Recovered Fiber Brian Hawkinson. “Following the advice in our video and on our webpage improves paper recycling, which in turn helps maximize the amount of paper that can be used to make new products.”

The video encourages people to recycle a wide range of paper and paper-based packaging products and to make sure those products are clean and dry before placing them in the recycling bin.

Webpage and video are available at paperrecycles.org.

Source: American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA)