Did you know that the United States Postal Service (USPS) does a lot of recycling? According to their website, they recycle about one million tons of various materials including wastepaper, cardboard, plastics, cans, and other items.
The USPS also buys about $200 million worth of products that contain recycled content every year. Also, the boxes the USPS uses for Priority Mail and Express Mailare Cradle to Cradle certified- which generally means a product that is designed to recycle or reuse the components that make up that product.
For more information about the recycling initiatives at the USPS, visit their website.