The parts used for production can harm the environment.
Some cardboard is coated with wax or plastic, which can harm the environment.
A single pine tree produces about 80,500 pieces of paper, but takes around 17 years to grow to maturity.
Most plastic isn't biodegradable
Distribution does a lot of damage too.
Factories produce gases that are harmful to humans and the environment.
Cars used to distribute also add to the air pollution.
Shipping churns out greenhouse gases, largely responsible for climate changes.