How Many Times Can Paper Be Recycled?

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Paper is made from cellulose fibre, the source of which can be pulped wood, or a variety of other materials such as rags, cotton, grasses, sugar cane, straw or waste paper. Paper cannot be recycled indefinitely; it can only be recycled 4-6 times, as the fibres get shorter and weaker each time.
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