100% paper mailers can be recycled with any regular paper stream. Most mailing envelopes, though, contain poly bubble liners that don’t allow it to be recycled with paper. The materials must then be separated through a process where they’re recycled individually.
China’s Jan. 19 announcement of a sweeping, phased-in ban on many single-use plastics not only caught the attention of environmental campaigners, but also it’s likely to have a significant impact on polyethylene markets globally. The new policy from Beijing sets up bans on disposable plastics, including nondegradable bags, straws and cutlery to be phased in […]