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School Waste Composition

From CalRecycle

January 21, 2015

 

“One-third of school waste is paper.”

 

The School Waste Characterization Data from CalRecycle in California indicates that over one-third of the waste that California schools produce is made up of paper — much of it single-use paper.

This post provides ideas for how districts can examine their paper use and work to reduce it.

Read the article.