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MAY 2007

AF&PA recycling award winners announced

The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) announced the 2007 AF&PA Recycling Award winners.

In 2006, a record-high 53.4 percent of the paper consumed in the United States was recovered for recycling. AF&PA has set a goal of 55 percent recovery by 2012.

At all HP locations, paper is collected in desk-side containers.

The 2007 AF&PA Recycling Awards winners are:

Ed Hurley Memorial Paper Recycling Award (for individual achievement):

  • Jack Horner, vice president of sales and recycling, Goodwill Industries in Knoxville, Tennessee.

AF&PA Business Leadership Recycling Awards:

  • Hewlett-Packard (HP), Palo Alto, California.

AF&PA Community Recycling Awards:

  • Small Community (tie): City of Rock Hill, South Carolina and City of Perrysburg, Ohio.
  • Large Community: Dorchester County, South Carolina.

AF&PA School Recycling Awards:

  • School-wide (tie): Potter Street Elementary, Bainbridge, Georgia and Barbara Bush Elementary, Grand Prairie, Texas
  • College and University: Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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