Paper Products

Health Care Context:

According to the Healthcare Environmental Resource Center, the U.S. healthcare industry generates nearly 2 billion pounds of paper and cardboard a year. This is the largest category of waste in the annual total of five billion pounds of waste of all types from the healthcare sector.





Healthcare Environmental Resource Center. Paper Recycling.

Resources and Toolkits

Click here to read about the simple yet effective paper-saving initiative at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre "Cancelling Unused Magazine Subscriptions" and how you can bring it to your facility.