Over 40% of wood pulp goes toward the production of paper.
The world’s paper production which is 400 million tons a year. That is the equivalent in weight of 80 million elephants.
The costs of using paper in a working environment can run 13 to 31 times the cost of purchasing the paper in the first place!
Paper production is the third most energy-intensive of all manufacturing industries.
The paper and pulp industry is also the fourth largest emitter of greenhouse gases in the manufacturing sector.
Pulp and paper is primarily made out of wood fibres originating from natural forests or pulpwood plantations.