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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Design for Recovery Guidelines: Paper Packaging

Title:
Design for Recovery Guidelines: Paper Packaging

Abstract:
The primary purpose of this document is to explain how different treatments to or components of paper packaging affect a package's recyclability and compostability. To add context to this guidance, this document also provides an overview of fiber types used in packaging, the papermaking process, packaging collection and sorting, and the end-of-life options available for disposal of paper packaging.

URL:
http://www.greenblue.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/CTL_Design-for-Recovery_Paper_web.pdf

Source:
GreenBlue

Resource Type:
Article/report

Date of Publication:
2011

Associated Sectors:

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