While it‚Äôs true that collecting used paper and recycling it into new products is good for the environment, there are many other factors in the life cycle of paper which influence its environmental footprint. The wood fibers in paper can be recycled five to seven times before they get too weak and break down. That‚Äôs why we need fresh fiber harvested from responsibly managed forests, too. SEE OUR FACT SHEET AT THE LINK BELOW FOR MUCH MORE.
Source: Two Sides North America, 2016