Did you know that recycling office paper can eliminate 30-70% of your
waste? By participating in your office recycling program, or starting
one of your own, you can help save Earth's most precious resource - the
Looking for recycling containers for your office or business?
Check out our
container directory to explore container options.
Waste Reduction Tips
Double side photocopies. Not only does it save paper, but it also
reduces mailing costs and condenses filing spaces.
Buy recycled products. Look for products with recycled content and
Place old office papers in a box marked "recycle" if you don't have an
individual recycling bin for your desk. Transfer those papers to the
central recycling bin at the end of the day.
Proof documents on your computer before printing.
Share journals, magazines, newsletters and newspapers rather than
having several copies. This will also reduce your subscription costs!
Use coffee mugs instead of Styrofoam or paper cups.
Create "scratch paper" and memo pads from old stationary.
Remove obsolete names of you mailing lists regularly. It will save you
the cost of printing and mailing unnecessary publications and letters.
What can we recycle?
- Paper ream wrappers
- Carbon Paper
- Food wrappers
- Waxed paper