SORTED RESIDENTIAL PAPERS & NEWS (SRPN) #56 [OR #8]
Consists of sorted newspapers, mail, magazines, printing and writing papers, and other acceptable papers generated from residential programs (such as residential household and apartment collections and drop-off centers) sorted and processed at a recycling facility. Containerboard and brown grades (OCC, Kraft bags, boxboard, and Kraft carrier board) will be considered as "outthrows." Prohibitive materials may not exceed 2% and outthrows may not exceed 3%.
Maximum effort will be given to prevent the following prohibited paper categories being mixed in the recovered paper supplies:
Contaminated recovered paper and board from hospital
Recovered paper and board which have contained chemicals or foodstuffs
Covering materials such as paper used for covering furniture during repaired and painting work
Shipped in bales mainly. Assurance of storage and transport conditions that protect against cross-contamination i.e., by hazardous substances or bad odor. Supplied bales will be labeled with an agreed supplier code PS standards for paper stock.