Corrugated recycling rate hits 91%

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In 2012, 91% of corrugated packaging used in the U.S. was recycled.  That makes corrugated the most recycled packaging material, according to a news release from the Washington, D.C.-based Corrugated Packaging Alliance.



Duane Tilden‘s insight:

Corrugated’s recycling record has improved significantly since 1993, when about 55% of the material was recycled, according to the alliance.

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