Recycle @ UM
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Paper

Paper can be recycled in the [image of yellow recycables lable] bin.

YES! NO!
  • Newspapers
  • Glossy Paper
  • Magazines & Catalogs
  • Envelopes (windows are ok)
  • Colored Paper
  • Office Paper
  • Copy Paper Wrappers
  • Mixed Paper Junk Mail
  • Paper Bags
  • Paperback Books & Phonebooks
  • Toilet Paper and Paper Towel Rolls
  • NCR Paper
  • Notebook Paper
  • Post-It Notes
  • Shredded paper (bagged)
  • Yellowed newspapers
  • Carbon Paper
  • Food Wrapping or Napkins
  • Photographs
  • Plastic Bindings or Clips
  • Thermal (coated) Fax Paper
  • Tissue or Paper Towels
  • Ice Cream Cartons
  • Plastic or Cellophane Inserts
  • Wax Coated Boxes
  • Hard Covered Books
  • Tyvek (plastic) Envelopes*

Staples and paperclips are okay.

 [Image, Phonebook, Newspapers, Magazines, brown paper bag]

Looking to recycle at home?
To find a location to recycle these items at home, visit www.earth911.org.

Content modified: July 21, 2010