Submitted by Walter Whal on Thu, 11/19/2015 - 16:31
Did you know that paper-recycling is a fairly simple process? When you put a piece of paper in the recycling bin, that paper is destined to be reused and help reduce your environmental footprint. Here's how it works.
Paper Recycling 101
When paper arrives at a recycling plant, it first must be sorted and shredded. Then, the shredded pieces of paper are mixed with water to create a thick pulp. Ink is then removed from the paper in one of two ways.