Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Certified Recycled Paper Towels, Toilet Paper, Toilet Seat Covers

Look for high recycled content in paper towels, or better yet install efficient, high velocity electric hand dryers. Roll paper towels result in less waste than multi-fold towels. Avoid battery-powered automatic dispensers, which produce hazardous waste (batteries) and require more maintenance.

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Why Go Green

Paper towels on this site:

  • Are not processed with chlorine and chlorine derivatives which can release cancer-causing dioxins and furans into wastewater.
  • Have a high post-consumer recycled content, which saves trees and reduces greenhouse gas emissions.

Criteria for Paper Towels

Paper towels must be processed chlorine-free, certified by Green Seal, UL EcoLogo, or Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Recycled, and have a total recycled content of 100%, and have  minimum postconsumer recycled content as listed below:

  • Universal Rolls 50% 
  • enMotion Rolls 40%
  • Multi-Fold 50%
  • Single-Fold 40% (preferred, not required) 
  • C-Fold 50% 

Last updated

Last updated: 
November 19, 2019

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