Refuse and Recycling Blog

How Sustainability Can Save Your Company Money

Posted on Tue, Jul 10, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

Sustainability helps the environment with renewal energy, recycling and other methods of reducing a company's carbon footprint. Being greener or environmentally friendly also helps a company to save money. By cutting costs on utility bills and trash removal, a company has fewer expenses so profits are bigger. There are a few methods staff and management of a company can utilize to reduce the overall environmental waste.

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How Can My Company Lower its Dependence on Plastics?

Posted on Mon, Jul 02, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

Do you know it takes plastic at least 1,000 years to start decomposing in a landfill? Consider that 2.5 million plastic water bottles get tossed in the trash every single hour, and it quickly becomes clear that we have a plastic waste removal problem. If you are trying to reduce plastic waste in your office, then here are some quick tips to help you get started.

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Plastics: What is and isn't Recyclable?

Posted on Tue, Jun 12, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

Plastics are cost-effective, convenient, lightweight and relatively unbreakable, and they are used to manufacture many common products these days, from disposable and reusable food containers to toys. However, all plastics are not equal, and there are health and environmental concerns related to the widespread use of them. Environmental problems include the facts that the majority of plastics are made from petroleum, a predominantly imported and non-renewable resource and that plastic packaging creates significant waste, which is bulky and takes up a large volume of the space at landfill sites. Health issues are related to its use in food storage and cooking, when chemicals can leach into foods and drinks, and to plastics manufacturing and incineration which creates pollution and exposes employees of these facilities to toxic chemicals.

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What is Environmental Sustainability?

Posted on Fri, Jun 08, 2012 @ 09:00 AM


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How Can My Business Practice Environmental Sustainability?

Posted on Wed, Jun 06, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

The green movement is a planet wide initiative to change the way we behave and make sure that our children are left with a better environment than we inherited from our parents.

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How Your Business Can Save Money by Going Green

Posted on Mon, Jun 04, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

Going green isn't only good for the environment, it can be good for your business' bottom line. Trendy companies today are finding that they can add income to their company by sticking to the old adage, "Reduce, reuse, recycle." Whether you're running a restaurant or managing a factory, put green policies into effect throughout the company to save money and increase your net profits every month.

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Sustainable Solutions You Can Use at Home

Posted on Fri, Jun 01, 2012 @ 09:00 AM

Companies can make a large impact on the environment by using environmentally sound practices, but individuals can also make a difference on a smaller scale. Creating waste and using too many resources are problems for the environment, but you can reduce the impact of both these by finding sustainable solutions to everyday environmental situations in your home. Become a small part of a larger group of environmentally aware people and you can combine to lighten our energy footprint on the earth.

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FREE Ebook: Immediate Benefits of Being a Zero Waste Company

Posted on Tue, May 29, 2012 @ 01:00 PM

Have you considered changing your company into a Zero Waste Company, but haven’t thought in depth about what it could actually do for you and your company? Now’s the time to switch because of the immediate benefits it will do not only for you and your company, but especially the environment.

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[FREE eBook] Things You Should Be Doing to Green Your Business

Posted on Tue, May 01, 2012 @ 11:00 AM

In Johns' new eBook, we provide you with the latest and most effective ways to make your business more environmentally friendly. These practices are free of cost and will actually save you money!

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[FREE eBook] Things You Should Be Doing to Green Your Business

Posted on Wed, Apr 18, 2012 @ 11:00 AM

In Johns' new eBook, we provide you with the latest and most effective ways to make your business more environmentally friendly. These practices are free of cost and will actually save you money!

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Tags: commercial recycling, commercial cleaning, garbage removal