At the turn of the 21st century, corrugated cardboard accounted for just fifteen percent of the U.S. recycling stream. Today, it’s nearly half.

World in a Box: Cardboard Media and the Geographic Imagination


Image credit Title: Piles of recycling waiting to be sorted Creator: World Resources Institute Date: 2019 Type: Colour digital photo Rights: Creative Commons CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

 A mountain of cardboard waste
Ben Harris-Roxas @ben_hr