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Tewkesbury Borough

Paper

Where it is taken?

Paper is collected from the kerbside mixed with other recycling. It is taken to a materials recovery facility (MRF) in the UK where it is sorted into individual waste streams before being transported world wide for recycling.

Find out more about Materials Recovery Facilities here.

What happens to it?

Once separated out at the MRF the paper is sent for recycling to these processors:

  • PaperLink, India
  • Total, India
  • VG, India 
  • Saica Papers, France 

End market

India & France.

End products

Recycled paper.

Page updated: 09/02/2022 Page updated by: Gloucestershire County Council

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