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Paper facts - not just pulp fiction

Minimizing paper waste is not just about "being green." It's also about saving time - and money. For our No Paper November series, I've gathered some "paper facts" to show just how far paper waste has not only creeped into our work lives, but our daily lives as well.

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[su_quote cite="Source: USPS, 'The House Diary Study: Mail Use & Attitudes in FY 2006'"]Every year American households receive a total of 104.7 billion pieces of junk mail.[/su_quote]

officeworker

[su_quote cite="Source: EPA.gov'"]The average office worker uses 10,000 sheets of paper per year.[/su_quote]

50percentwaste

[su_quote cite="Source: The World Counts"]50% of business waste is composed of paper.[/su_quote]

newspaperwaste

[su_quote cite="Source: USI.edu"]To produce each week's Sunday newspapers, 500,000 trees must be cut down.[/su_quote]

recycledpapersaves

[su_quote cite="Source: UTAH.edu"]One ton of recycled paper saves:
• 4,100 kWh of electricity.
• 380 gallons of oil.
• 54 million BTU’s of energy.
• 4.6 cubic yards of landfill space.
• 7,000 gallons of water.
• 17 trees.[/su_quote]

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