Today while commuting to pick up my son from college, we encountered a logging truck. On the end of one of the logs was a cloth that said something like Before complaining about logging, try using plastic toilet paper. Mason said “What? I don’t get it?” Thus started a discussion of all the many uses of lumber and the quest to find a video of making paper. Here is some of what we found.
How toilet paper is made:
How copy paper is made:
How sandpaper is made:
How to make paper from paper pulp (recycled paper):
I am still searching for a video of paper making starting at the tree. If any of you know of one please leave it in the comments and I’ll add it to this post.
You never can tell what will peak one’s curiosity while driving down the road. ☺