What makes up the largest percentage of a landfill?



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    According to a study conducted by the EPA, the largest component of a landfill is actually paper, which takes up about 40% of landfill space! This is am alarmingly statistic because almost all paper products are recyclable. Within this statistic the largest source of paper is newspapers. But as newspapers are folding and e-readers and gaining popularity, it is hoped that this number will decrease in the future. So let’s get more people to recycle their paper!

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