Paper production in Australia consumes millions of trees and kilolitres of water each year. It also increases the amount of waste that goes to landfill. The use of trucks, motorbikes and planes for delivering business mail also creates greenhouse emissions, as does the electricity used to power printers, faxes and photocopiers.
Did You Know…
Paper production in Australia consumes millions of trees?
Paper waste is a big contributor to Australia’s landfill?
Paper production has a big effect on greenhouse emissions.
Read some great tips on how to reduce your paper usage.
References: 1 According to ‘Know Your Paper: A guide to purchasing recycled content office paper‘ (NSW Department of Environmen