What are the issues within this field of environmental papers?
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PART I - INTRODUCTION
You make environmental choices every time you buy paper, whether
or not you are aware of it. No matter what type of paper you buy,
you cast a vote for a specific environmental and industrial future.
Does the paper you buy reflect the future you truly want?
PART II - WHAT'S GOING ON?
Is There A Landfill Crisis? . . .The Focus Is Resources . . . Increasing
the Recycling Goal . . . Recovering Paper
PART III - MAKING PAPER - CONTENT
A Brief History of Paper . . . Trees vs. Forests . . . Bleaching
. . . Crops - Cotton, Kenaf, Hemp, Others . . . Agricultural Fiber
Residues . . . Recycled Paper Is Deinking A Problem? . . . The Environmental
Benefits of Recycling
PART IV - MAKING PAPER - PRODUCTION
The Paper Manufacturing Process . . . The Finished Product: Quality
. . . Pricing
PART V - BUYERS: CONSUMERS ARE KEY
Your Role As Consumer . . . Source Reduction . . . How To Buy Environmental
Papers . . . Definitions . . . Standards . . . Environmental Labeling
. . . Design for Recyclability . . . Choose the Right Ink . . .
The Impact of Individual Consumers . . . Business and Government