Recycled Paper’s Climate Impact 100 Times Lower

Waste paper recycling

Waste paper recycling

Recycled paper has less than one percent of the impact in terms of global climate change and ocean acidification than virgin paper, according to a new Life Cycle Analysis (LCS) released by New Leaf Paper.

The study, conducted by SCS Global Services (SCS), is the first in the paper industry to use a new LCA standard designed to improve the accuracy, transparency and comparability of LCA analyses. Read more>>>