How much does paper recycling actually help the environment?
Recycling one tonne of paper saves around 30,000 litres of water and between 3000 and 4000 kWh of electricity.
This is enough to keep the average three-bedroomed house going for a whole year.
Do you collect from my area?
First Mile are a fully licensed paper recycling company operating in every postcode throughout the UK and London.
Just about any business produces paper waste, and it's easy to set up an office paper recycling service to manage it.
What happens once my paper is collected?
Once sorted at our Sacktory®, the paper is sent to a paper mill, a key part of the paper recycling business supply chain.
The paper mill separate and recycles the paper depending on quality.
Do you offer office paper recycling?
First Mile offers high quality office paper recycling suitable for all types of businesses, large and small.
From the office paper recycling, the lower grade paper is recycled into tissue paper and cardboard, and the higher grade paper is made into new copier recycled office paper, which you can buy back for your business.
Is your waste paper recycling environmentally friendly?
With flexible collections available in London and UK Wide 24/7/365 from our low-emissions fleet you can ensure your waste paper recycling is done efficiently and as environmentally friendly as possible.
First Mile waste paper recycling gives your business peace of mind that you’re helping the environment throughout the office paper recycling process.