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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Q & A on the Environmental Benefits of Recycled Paper

Q & A on the Environmental Benefits of Recycled Paper

This fact sheet presents the environmental arguments for buying recycled paper, in question and answer format. The fact sheet is divided into four main sections: How Paper Recycling Benefits Forests, How Paper Recycling Reduces Pollution During Manufacturing, How Paper Recycling Reduces Solid Waste, and Other Questions About Recycled Paper. Also includes resources for further information. (PDF Format; Length: 4 pages)


Environmental Defense

Resource Type:
Fact sheet/checklist

Date of Publication:
January 13, 2003

Associated Sectors:

GLRPPR is a member of the Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange, a national network of regional information centers: NEWMOA (Northeast), WRRC (Southeast), GLRPPR (Great Lakes), ZeroWasteNet (Southwest), P2RIC (Plains), Peaks to Prairies (Mountain), WSPPN (Pacific Southwest), PPRC (Northwest).


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