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postconsumer

[ pohst-kuhn-soo-mer ]
/ ˌpoʊst kənˈsu mər /
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adjective
noting or pertaining to a product after it has been used and recycled: a chair made of postconsumer plastic.
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British Dictionary definitions for postconsumer

post-consumer

adjective
  1. (of a consumer item) having been discarded for disposal or recovery
  2. having been recycled
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