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  • The Costs of

    Dec 12, 2012 · Recycled paper has a large market in China, although work still needs to be done to facilitate mixed paper recycling as opposed to newspaper-only recycling. Glass, on the other hand, may not be worthwhile to recycle, since the energy saved is only about a fifth of the energy to produce glass from sand, and sand is not a resource that is running ...

  • Recycled plastic reduces carbon footprint of packaging

    plastic trays has shown that increasing the proportion of recycled material could lead to a significant reduction of greenhouse gas emissions. Recycled plastic reduces carbon footprint of packaging More than half of all goods in Europe are packaged in plastic; on average, 29 kg per person each year.

  • Documentation for Greenhouse Gas Emission and Energy ...

    The WARM GHG emission factors are used to compare the net emissions associated with glass in glass in the following four materials management alternatives: source reduction, recycling, landfilling, and ... The current mix of production from recycled and "" inputs used for .


    The construction and expansion of asphalt roadways result in the production of a large amount of asphalt road waste also known as reclaimed asphalt pavement (RAP). A major fraction of this RAP is recycled by incorporation into a new asphalt mixture. However, some