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What does API stand for?

API stands for American Paper Institute

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one of the leading leak detection technologies on the market, was originally developed in the early 1990s by a task force of industry experts under the auspices of the American Paper Institute (now AF & PA).
Then president of the American Paper Institute, headquartered in New York City, Cavaney worked with industry leadership and gained consensus to leapfrog the landfill issue by launching an aggressive national voluntary industry paper-recycling goal.
manufacture of paper products, the American Paper Institute (API) and Environmental Protection Agency jointly assayed pulp and wastes at all 104 U.
According to American Paper Institute (API) data, of the approximately 600 US mills producing pulp, paper and paperboard or building products, 200 depdend almost entirely on waste paper for their raw material.
The irony is that before the checkouts were changed, a study commissioned in 1984 by the American Paper Institute (API), a trade association for paper manufacturers, showed that when the entire bagging process is considered, paper bags are 3 to 10 percent less costly than plastic.