Recycling Paper Products
Turning Old Paper Into New Paper
The recycling process can begin at any number of locations, including community curbside programs, drop-off centers, schools, or offices. Learn how your recycled paper and paper-based products are turned into new items.
What is Recyclable?
The quality of paper and paper-based products you put into the recycling bin is just as important as the quantity. Find out what paper-based products are generally accepted in recycling bins and what you need to do to ensure the items you're recycling are high quality. Also learn how to recycle items like corrugated boxes, paperboard and your stack of mail.
Paper Shredding and Recycling
Shredding can help you to dispose of paper documents, while making sure your personal information is secure. However, shredding actually shortens paper fibers, making them harder to use in recycled products. Find out from our guide what should and should not be shredded.