# Waste paper usage rate

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The waste paper utilization rate refers to the ratio of from waste paper obtained deinked pulp for newly manufactured paper pulp in the manufacture of paper , cardboard and paperboard . It depends on the required properties and the amount of waste paper .

## calculation

${\ displaystyle {\ mbox {Use of waste paper}} = {\ frac {\ mbox {Use of waste paper in recycling paper production}} {\ mbox {Recycling paper production}}}}$

## literature

• Association of German Paper Mills eV: Paper ABC. Association of German Paper Mills eV, 2005.

## Individual evidence

1. ↑ Recycle paper. (No longer available online.) Verband Deutscher Papierfabriken , 2007, p. 7 , archived from the original on December 17, 2013 ; accessed on December 17, 2013 : "Waste paper usage rate is the ratio of waste paper used to the amount of paper, cardboard and cardboard produced."