Colored newsprint

smalltowngalMay 31, 2010

Do you use newsprint with any color on it? It seems like almost every page now has color on it and it's hard to find a newspaper that is mostly black and white. I have a ton of Wall Street Journals I was hoping to use up but most of them have some color printing on it. I read somewhere that all their ink is suppose to be soy based.

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As I understand it colored newsprint is printed with vegtable based ink and is non toxic. I use it regularly and have had no ill effects. I am referring to the regular pulp paper, not the slick stuff. Avoid that. It's probably the best use there is for the WSJ.

Dave Nelson

    Bookmark   May 31, 2010 at 8:22PM
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My local paper said their color and black and white was petroleum based, so it pays to ask around

    Bookmark   May 3, 2012 at 12:16AM
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