Interesting Paper Facts
- The first paper mill in Australia to use recycled material opened
in 1815, using recycled rags as a source of fibre. The Australian
paper industry has always used recycled paper as a major source of
- Australians use more than 3.2 million tones of paper and cardboard
every year – a bit over 60% of this is recycled.
Australian Paper Industry Council, 2002.