Recycling paperMaterials Guidance: What happens to common recyclables?

Have you ever wondered what happens to your recyclable materials after they leave your business? Where do they go? How are they processed? And what do they become?

Explore the following pages for specific guidance on some of the most common materials from businesses and institutions. We will continue to update our site with materials information but if you would like more guidance on a material not yet listed here, please contact our Recycling Experts at or by calling our hotline at (888) 254-5525.