The Ultimate Recycling Material as Wallpaper Quiz
You don't have to kill more trees just to make wallpaper -- you can recycle. Take this quiz to learn which materials are being recycled to make wallpaper.
Wallpaper made in the 19th century contained which of these poisonous chemicals?
Which famous conqueror likely died as a result of arsenic-treated wallpaper?
- Julius Caesar
- Genghis Khan
- Napoleon Bonaparte
Which is one of the more common materials for modern wallpaper?
What is vinyl made out of?
What is a VOC?
- venomous organism count
- volatile organic compound
- vaporous offensive chemical
What is the environmental danger of producing pulp for wallpaper?
- The pulp for wallpaper comes from endangered trees.
- The pulp for wallpaper comes from the rainforest.
- The pulp for wallpaper comes from virgin timber.
Which of these organizations provides a certification for wallpaper made of recycled materials?
- Forest Stewardship Council
- Environmental Protection Agency
Approximately how many sheets of paper does the average American office worker use per year?
Americans consume how many trees per person, per year?
- one tree per person
- three trees per person
- five trees per person
What percentage of paper do Americans recycle?
- 25 percent
- 50 percent
- 75 percent
How much of the cardboard Americans use do they recycle?
- 50 percent
- 72 percent
- 88 percent
Which of these has the highest rate of recycling?
Which of these products is made entirely of recycled paper?
- V2 tiles
- paper plates
Pallas textiles has begun making wallpaper out of recycled what?
Among the most unlikely materials for making wallpaper is which of these Trend USA products?
- recycled glass
- recycled silk
- recycled steel