FAQ



Why can't I find my favorite Bounty paper towel variety?  

To find a store that carries your favorite Bounty paper towel variety, click on Products at the top of this screen, select the product you’re interested in, and then click the “Buy Now” button on that page. Because stores decide for themselves which Bounty paper towel varieties they carry, you might want to mention your preference to the store manager. It’s also possible that the paper towel you prefer is temporarily sold out or available only during a particular season.

What designs are currently available?  

We currently have our Everyday prints available, and will continue to offer new Seasonal and Licensed designs throughout the year. Our previous Licensed prints have included Disney Frozen paper towels, Despicable Me 3 paper towels, and most recently Star Wars paper towels! Keep an eye out for our current Licensed print, available now. You can always check out all our latest prints here, and don’t forget, Bounty Quilted Napkins are also available in our Everyday and Seasonal designs!

Have Bounty paper towels and napkins changed recently?

Yes! We’ve recently upgraded our paper towels and they are now even more absorbent so you can clean faster! You may also notice the towels now feel thicker. We’ve also improved the embossed design on our sheets and added color banners to the package to make it easier for you to distinguish between full sheets and Select-A-Size sheets – rolls of full sheets now have a green banner, while Select-A-Size have a blue one. As for the napkins – they now look and feel thicker and more durable when you use them.

Why can’t I find Bounty with Dawn?

You may be asking what happened to Bounty paper towels with Dawn? Our Bounty with Dawn paper towels have since been discontinued. We understand how much you loved Bounty with Dawn, which is why we know you’ll love using our Bounty paper towelsBounty Basic paper towelsBounty DuraTowel and Bounty Napkins.

What ingredients are in Bounty paper towels? Bounty paper towels are comprised mostly of the following:

Ingredient ListFunction or Benefit
Wood Pulp and WaterRaw ingredients found in nature. Our pulp is sourced from softwood and hardwood trees.
Printing InkWater based printing inks are used for decorative patterns only. No ink exists in the white version.
Water Based AdhesiveHolds the 2-ply product together, the product to the cardboard core and keeps the end of the roll secure before the first use. These types of adhesives are used in various applications and are typical of materials used in food thickening and pharmaceuticals.
ConditionersAdded to improve the overall experience of the product. For example, conditioners may improve softness or strength.

Does Bounty contain animal derived ingredients?

Bounty Essentials does not contain animal derived materials.  Regular Bounty may contain animal derived ingredients.   Whenever possible, P&G uses plant-derived or synthetically-derived ingredients to substitute for animal derived materials (ADMs). In those cases where ADMs are necessary for product performance, P&G requires that all our suppliers provide ADMs that are safe and compliant with all regulations and industry guidelines.

Do Bounty products contain gluten?

No, Bounty products do not contain gluten. There is no gluten in the adhesive used to hold the first sheets of the roll onto the cardboard core.

Is Bounty made from recycled or post-consumer recycled material?

All of our finished product inner cores, cartons, and paperboard packing in Bounty, Puffs, and Charmin are made from more than 95% recycled fiber and are recyclable where programs exist. More than 84% of this packing is post-consumer recycled.

Is Bounty made from renewable material?

Our paper products are made of a pulp blend that includes sustainably-sourced, fast-growing renewable fibers. 100% of our virgin fibers come from sources that have been 3rd party certified to ensure they adhere to responsible sourcing principles and criteria.

Is Bounty recyclable and/or compostable?

Bounty, Puffs, and Charmin inner cores, cartons and paperboard packing are recyclable where programs exist. Additionally, Bounty paper towels are compatible with compost systems.

Is bleaching your products harmful to me, my family, or the environment?

No. 100% of the pulp used in our products is elemental chlorine free (ECF). If pulp is said to be ECF, it means that no elemental chlorine gas was used during the bleaching process. For more information read this (Facts About the Use of Bleaching Agents in Tissue and Paper Towel Manufacturing) from the American Forest & Paper Association.

Can Bounty be used in a microwave oven?

Yes, Bounty Paper Towels can be used in a microwave for short duration heating/reheating of food. If you are using printed towel, we recommend having the unprinted side in contact with food to reduce the possibility of ink transfer to food.

Is it true that Bounty makes napkins?  

Yes, Bounty does make napkins. Bounty Napkins have the quilts and strength we've all come to trust. See all of the everyday and seasonal designs.

How can I contact Bounty with questions or comments?  

Please visit the Contact Us page to pass along any questions or comments you have about Bounty. To speak with a consumer relations representative in the U.S., call 1-800-926-8689 between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. EST, Monday through Friday, and mention that you visited our website.