Daily Archives: April 21, 2013

Green Matters: Chicken scratch, or the paper cycle at Thun Library

Submitted by Barb Lessig, Penn State Berks

For years we’ve attempted to use both sides of our paper, reuse it for scrap and make it sure it gets into the recycle bins or shredders after we’ve utilized the final fragments. As of the summer of 2011, however, we’ve been able to extend the paper life cycle at the Thun Library and make hay for some very appreciative chickens.

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