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Paper from Trees vs. Paper from Hemp: Which Is Best for Our Future?
Amaweed - TRANSCEND Media Service, 12 Oct 2020

To produce 1 ton of paper we need on average 17 trees, which take at least 20 to 25 years to grow before they can be used for paper production. This has put an enormous strain on the forests of the world. Each year we lose around 7.2% of IFL (Intact Forest Landscapes), with the highest cause being timber harvesting which represents about 37% of that. Timber harvesting of course is the beginning of the paper-making process.

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