Khyati Sanghvi asked 5 months ago
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Can all types of paper be recycled?
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Can all types of paper be recycled?
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To avoid cutting of trees for the making of paper, it is imperative that all the used paper be recycled in an appropriate manner.
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GreenSutra
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Team GreensutraTeam Greensutra Staff answered 5 months ago

To avoid cutting of trees for the making of paper, it is imperative that all the used paper be recycled in an appropriate manner.

There are several types of paper that are used for several different applications. Almost all types of papers can be recycled.

Types of Paper that can be recycled using a standard recycling process:

  • Office Paper
  • Newspaper
  • Colored Office Paper
  • Cardboard
  • Computer Paper
  • Magazines
  • Catalogs
  • Phone Books

Types of Paper that cannot be recycled using a standard recycling process:

  • Coated Paper
  • Treated paper
  • Paper with food waste
  • Juice Boxes
  • Cereal Boxes
  • Paper Cups
  • Paper Towels
  • Paper laminated with plastic
  • Magazine laminated with plastic
Summary
Can all types of paper be recycled?
Article Name
Can all types of paper be recycled?
Description
To avoid cutting of trees for the making of paper, it is imperative that all the used paper be recycled in an appropriate manner.
Author
Publisher Name
GreenSutra
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