How Much Paper does the US use Each Day?

While I have written many stories on this issue, it is still surprising that people are not aware of the facts surrounding paper from trees.

It really is astounding how much paper Americans use on daily basis and some shocking statistics about the environmental costs of that paper. Can we say over 65 Billion sheets of paper (YES WITH A B!)

Here is an infographic to show the real facts.


How Much Paper Is Used in the U.S. in One Day from Esker, Inc.

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