How Many Sheets in a Ream of Paper?


There are 500 sheets in a ream of paper. When manufacturing paper, the wood is turned into pulp and about half of the tree is used in this process, the residue materials, consisting of knots and lignin are not good for the production of paper. The standard reams have 500 sheets although short reams may have 480 sheets of paper.
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There are 500 sheets of paper to a ream. It was changed from 480, which would now be considered a short ream, and from 516 for a printers ream which was allowed for wastage.
The usual number is 500, but occasionally some reams have 480.
A quantity of paper, formerly 480 sheets, now 500 sheets or in a printer's
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