Category Archives: Paper Wastage

Paperless Society But Using More Papers

2 articles WildSingapore.com relate that despite the widespread of computerization, paper is still very frequently used in our society.  Somehow i feel the more we put information into the virtual space, the more we fear of losing or forgetting them. More “backups” are done through paper documentation.

Paperless Society But Using More Papers

Zerowastesg.com

Zerowastesg.com is a very detailed and extensive informative blog about recycling in Singapore. This blog discusses many heartland issues and problems we faced when we recycled. Totally beneficial to us as we have just started the recycling trend. This blog also extends participation to all readers to share tips and stories on recycling.

Zerowastesg

2008 Paper Recycling Rate in Singapore

To my surprise, paper, the commonly used and easily found materials has less than 50% of them recycled. That means that the other 50% of the papers and cardboards are gone with the flames.

2008 Paper Recycling Rate in Singapore

Source: Zerowastesg