Can waxed paper be recycled?

Answer On One Hand: Wax Paper Can't Be RecycledUnfortunately, waxed (or wax) paper is considered a "mixed paper" and it cannot be recycled. Paper is recycled with water, so that means that papers contain... Read More »

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Can you use waxed paper in a dehydrator?

Yes, you can use baking wax paper in your dehydrator--just make sure you get the wax paper specifically designed for cooking or your food will melt to it. Some specific recipes, however, will speci... Read More »

Can waxed paper replace parchment?

You should not substitute wax paper for parchment paper. Wax paper is not ideal for baking or roasting because it will burn. It will also tear easily and will leak, so it is not suitable for steami... Read More »

How to Reduce Paper Jams in Printers When Using Recycled Paper?

A common misconception about recycled paper is that it is of a lower quality than nonrecycled paper, causing paper jams in printers and copying machines. However, the quality of recycled paper may ... Read More »

Can paper napkins&paper cups be recycled?

Paper napkins and cups cannot be recycled because they contain organic material. Food particles on the cups or napkins will contaminate any other paper products they come in contact with. Furthermo... Read More »