Coated or uncoated magazines, white or coloured in the mass, free from non-flexible covers, bindings, non-dispersible inks and adhesives, poster papers, labels or label trim.
May include heavily printed circulars and coloured in the mass shavings. Containing a maximum of 10% mechanical pulp-based papers.
This category normally consists 100% PRE-CONSUMER MATERIAL according to FSC® STD 40.007
The content of all supplies meet the definitions and the descriptions given in the CEPI EN643 standard
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 hospitals
Recovered paper and board which have contained chemicals or foodstuffs
Covering materials such as paper used for covering furniture during repaired and painting work
Old archives from libraries, offices etc., if they contain PCBs
Assurance of storage and transport conditions which protect against cross contamination i.e. by hazardous substances or bad odour
Supplied bales will be labelled with an agreed supplier code, which is typically a 3-digit number sprayed on bales or on a label attached to the trailer side of bale