Waste paper Recycling

DMRC has taken an initiative towards recycling of waste paper.
The model adopted for paper recycling is Barter Model in which vendor takes away waste paper from all DMRC complexes and provide stationary items viz. Spiral Notepad of A4 & A5 size, A4 size paper rims, etc. of recycled paper quality. In this system, there is no money transaction involved.

Till March, 2017 DMRC has recycled 44.47 Ton of waste paper. The table below shows the savings on account of recycling of 44.47 ton of paper.



S.No.

Content

Quantity

Unit

1

Power savings

80.05

MW

2

Coal consumption avoided

88.94

Tons

3

CO2 emission reduction

126.56

tCO2 eq.

4

Furnace oil consumption avoided

1778.80

Litres

5

Water consumption avoided

11117.50

KLD

6

Waste water generation avoided

311.29

KLD

7

Bamboo (moisture free) saved

97.83

Tons

8

Area of Bamboo plantation/ton saved

6.11

Hectare

9

Chemicals such as  caustic soda/salt cake, chlorine, talcum powder, alum, resin, dyes avoided

25.79

Tons