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Napkins & Tissues

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Napkins & Tissues


Put them in the compost bin. Well done! :)


Use reusable cloth napkins and handkerchiefs instead. When you do buy napkins or tissue, look for 100% recycled content and/or Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)-certified.


Napkins and tissue made from recycled material are easy to find and is usually comparable in price to paper made from virgin material. Recycled paper not only leaves forests in place, but it also requires less energy and water to create than paper made from virgin material.

Other Items

Branches, Shrubs, & Twigs
Coffee Grounds & Filter
Grass & Weeds
Compostable Cups, Plates, Bowls, & Utensils
Leftovers & Spoiled Food
Paper Clamshells
Tea Bags
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