Read the List Below for Our List of Recyclable Materials

Mid America Paper markets a variety of recycling commodities. Our company owned processing plant regularly moves over 50 grades of waste paper and a growing number of plastic grades. Please see some of the commodities we purchase.

Printers
  • Coated Book
  • Manifold White Ledger
  • Printers Mix
  • Coated Groundwood Sections
  • Groundwood Blends
  • Hard White
  • Lightly Printed Bleached Sulphate
  • Printed Bleached Sulphate
  • Rolls
  • Cores
  • Label Stock
  • Litho
  • HIPS
  • PET
  • Poly Carbonate
Packagers
  • OCC
  • Boxboard Cuttings
  • Double Line Kraft
  • Solid Bleach Sulphate
  • Lightly Printed Bleached Sulphate
  • Printed Bleached Sulphate
  • Plastic Displays
  • PVD
  • PP
  • PE
Manufacturers
  • OCC
  • Office Paper
  • Manifold White Ledger
  • Boxboard Cuttings
  • Polycoated Bleach Cup
  • Supersacks
  • LDPE film
  • BOPP
  • PS
  • PET
  • Parts
  • PVC
  • Flexible/Rigid
Distributors
  • OCC
  • LDPE film
  • PET banding
Waste Haulers
  • OCC
  • Mixed Paper
  • News, Office Paper
  • LDPE film
  • HDPE
  • PET bottles
  • #3-7’s
  • #5 PP Curbside
  • Mixed Residential Plastics (MRP)
  • HDPE Color
  • HDPE Natural
  • Aluminum
  • FE/Steel
  • N-FE
  • Rigids
MRF Operations
  • OCC
  • Mixed Paper
  • News
  • Office Paper
  • LDPE Film
  • HDPE
  • PET bottles
  • #3-7’s
  • #5 PP Curbside
  • MRP
  • HDPE Color
  • HDPE Natural
  • Aluminum
  • FE/Steel
  • N-FE
  • Rigids
Newspapers
  • News
  • Litho Plates
  • Coated Sections
  • Inserts
  • White News Blank
  • Flyleaf
  • Cores
  • Rolls
  • Kraft
  • OCC
Recyclers
  • All Grades Paper and Plastic
  • Loose/Skidded/Baled
  • Rolls
  • Blends
  • Books
  • Pallets
  • Gaylords
Office Buildings
  • Sorted Office Paper
  • Sorted White Ledger
  • Mixed Paper
  • OCC
  • LDPE Film
  • #3-7’s
Document Shredding Companies
  • Sorted Office Paper
  • Sorted White Ledger
  • Mixed Paper
  • OCC
Mailers
  • Coated Book
  • Poly Window Envelope
  • OCC
  • White Ledger
  • UBBM
  • Mixed Paper
  • Plastic (DVD/CD)
Binderies
  • Coated Book
  • Insoluble Glue Stock
  • Groundwood Blends
Converters
  • Rolls
  • Hard White Envelope
  • Soft White
  • Printed Bleach
  • Thermal Mechanical Paper
  • Mill Wrappers
  • Cores
  • Solid Bleached Sulphate
Box Makers
  • OCC
  • Double Line Kraft
  • Kraft
  • PET Banding
Mills
  • All Grades
  • Rejections
Publishers
  • Manifold White Ledger
  • Coated Book
  • Groundwood Blends
  • Magazines
  • Hard/Soft Cover Books
Municipalities
  • OCC
  • Mixed Paper
  • News
  • Office Paper
  • LDPE Film
  • PET Bottles
  • #3-7’s
  • #5 PP Curbside
  • MRP
  • HDPE Color
  • HDPE Natural
  • Aluminum
  • FE/Steel
  • N-FE
  • Rigids

Affiliations

  • IRA
  • AOR
  • AROW
  • MRC
  • PROP
  • NAID

Contact Us

Mid America Paper Recycling

3865 West 41st Street
Chicago, IL 60632


Phone: 773-890-5454