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U.S. Paper Recovery Rate Drops Slightly to 65.8% in 2017

May 15, 2018

Via: Waste360

The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) announced that 65.8 percent of paper consumed in the U.S. was recovered for recycling in 2017.

“Paper recycling brings continued economic, environmental and social benefits to communities across the country,” said AF&PA President and CEO Donna Harman in a statement. “We thank the millions of Americans who choose to recycle every day for their essential contributions to paper recycling’s success.”

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