Construction Paper

Put in Garbage

Ways to Reuse

Use Shredded Paper as Packing Material

Shipping out something fragile? Reuse your shredded paper as packing material to protect items during shipping.

Did You Know?

Why Shredded Paper Can Be Hard to Recycle

Shredding a piece of paper shortens its fibers, which limits its recycling potential and reduces its value. Shredded paper is too small to be processed by some recyclers. It slips through sorting machinery onto the facility floor, where it gets swept up as trash.