Paper Towels

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NOreuse

Do Not Recycle

Unused paper towels cannot be recycled because the fibers are too short to be made into new paper. Used paper towels also cannot be recycled because they are usually soiled with food or grease, which contaminate the recycling process.

cardboard-tube

Recycle Cardboard Tubes

You can recycle the tubes that come inside paper towel rolls alongside cardboard.