Sunday, November 1, 2009

The Facts On Junk Mail

Call 888-567-8688. This single automated phone line takes you off the lists of all major credit bureaus. You can also do this online at:

Mail Preference Service, Direct Marketing Association, P.O. Box 643, Carmel, NY 10512 or download the online form at


  • The average person gets only 1.5 personal letters each
    week, compared to 10.8 pieces of junk mail.
  • Each person will receive almost 560 pieces of junk mail
    this year.
  • That's 4.5 million tons of junk mail produced each year!
  • 44% of all junk mail is thrown in the trash, unopened
    and unread.
  • Approximately 40% of the solid mass that makes up our
    landfills is paper and paperboard waste.
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