Waste Grades
Waste Type:  
Waste Grade:  
Grocery Bag Scrap
AS-19
Consists of baled, new brown kraft bag cuttings, sheets and misprint bags.

Prohibitive Materials:     None permitted
Total Outthrows may not exceed:   1%

End Use: Medium
Kraft Multi-Wall Bag Scrap
AS-20
Consists of new brown kraft multi-wall bag cuttings, sheets and misprint bags, free of stitched papers.

Prohibitive Materials:     None permitted
Total Outthrows may not exceed:   1%
   
End Use: Test Liner
New Brown Kraft Envelope Cutti
AS-21
Consists of baled new unprinted brown kraft envelopes, cuttings or sheets.

Prohibitive Materials:    None permitted
Total Outthrows may not exceed:   1%
   
End Use: Sack Kraft, Test Liner
Mixed Groundwood Shavings
AS-22
Consists of baled trim of magazines, catalogues and similar printed matter, not limited with respect to groundwood or coated stock and may contain the bleed of cover and insert stock as well as beater-dyed paper and solid colour printing.

Prohibitive Materials:   None permitted
Total Outthrows may not exceed:   2%

End Use: Newsprint, Tissue, Board
Telephone Directories
AS-23
Consists of clean telephone directories printed for or by telephone directory publishers.

Prohibitive Materials:   None permitted
Total Outthrows may not exceed:  ½ of 1%
   
End Use: Newsprint, Board, Tissue
White Blank News
AS-24
Consists of baled unprinted cuttings and sheets of white newsprint paper or other uncoated white groundwood paper of similar quality.

Prohibitive Materials:  None permitted
Total Outthrows may not exceed:  1%

End Use: White-Top Board,
Newsprint, Wrapping
Groundwood Computer Printout
AS-25
Consists of groundwood papers which are used in forms manufactured for use in data processing machines. This grade may contain coloured stripes and impact or non impact (e.g. laser) computer printing.

Prohibitive Materials:    None permitted
Total Outthrows may not exceed:   2%

Note: This grade can be produced in Australia by Amcor PM11 Wesleyvale and PM2 at ANM Boyer. Imports are also common from Norway. Carbonless paper may also contain groundwood content.

End Use: Tissue, Multi Layer Board
Publication Banks
AS-26
Consists of baled unprinted cuttings or sheets of white coated or filled white groundwood content paper.

Prohibitive Materials:  None permitted
Total Outthrows may not exceed:   1%

Note: This grade is often combined with (28) Soft White as a (30) Hard White Shavings substitute.

End Use: Newsprint, Board, Tissue
Flyleaf Shavings
AS-27
Consists of baled trim of magazines, catalogues and similar printed matter.  It may contain the bleed of cover and insert stock to a maximum of 10% of dark colours.  Beater-dyed paper may not exceed 2%.  Shavings of novel news or newsprint grades may not be included in this grade.

Prohibitive Materials:   None permitted
Total Outthrows may not exceed:   1%

Note: This grade is suitable for de-inking at newsprint and tissue mills.  As a consequence of consolidated waste paper ducting systems, groundwood grades are rarely separated.

End Use: Newsprint, Board, Tissue
Coated Soft White Shavings
AS-28
Consists of baled unprinted coated and uncoated shavings and sheets of all white groundwood free printing paper.  May contain a small percentage of groundwood.

Prohibitive Materials:   None permitted
Total Outthrows may not exceed:    1%
   
End Use: Tissue, Printing and Writing