Eco-friendly is no longer just a fad, it's quickly becoming a way of life for individuals and companies alike. Organizations that operate with protecting the environment in mind are winning favor with consumers, but that's not all. Companies such as IBM, S.C. Johnson and Xerox have saved hundreds of millions of dollars annually, thanks to environmental initiatives.
But, even small companies can benefit from eco-friendly efforts. Commitment to the environment can increase eco-conscious customer and client count. Add to that the operational costs you can cut from your budget, and you can see how going green can add some green to your bottom line. So where to start? Here's a list of eco-friendly tips that can help your business today:
Power Down your Energy Use
There are many ways your company can save power and cut your energy bill. Here are a few:
Be Tree Friendly
The average consumer uses four trees per month in paper products. The average office uses 1.5 pounds of paper per employee each day. You can save money and help the environment with these ways to reduce, reuse and recycle.
Remember the Little Things
The small things add up - literally in landfills and also as line items on your bottom line. Here's how cutting back a little each day can help your office become greener and save cash:
Using these earth-friendly tips can help your business add dollars to the bottom line and operate a more energy and resource efficient workplace.