brown paper grocery bag

Paper – Kraft

Kraft paper, like the brown bags from the grocery store, is recyclable and goes by itself  in a big dedicated bin inside the center, next to the newspaper bin.

Prepare kraft paper for recycling by folding them flat and bundling in a brown bag.

What is it? Wikipedia says:

Kraft paper …  is paper or paperboard (cardboard) produced from chemical pulp produced in the kraft process. Pulp produced by the kraft process is stronger than that made by other pulping processes … kraft pulping removes most of the lignin present originally in the wood. Low lignin is important to the resulting strength of the paper …