Many small business owners have a hard time understanding how they can help to do their part for the planet. By following a few small steps you can help to make your office space environmentally friendly, which can help significantly in the fight against pollution and waste. If everyone does their part, we can leave a beautiful planet for our children and grandchildren. Here are a few tips on how to make your managed office space eco- friendly.
Increase Computer Efficiency
One of the most common pieces of office equipment is the desktop computer due to the efficiency and speed at which it can help a business work. Many business owners and employees fail to realize how much energy is wasted on computers ever year. Studies have shown that nearly $1 billion worth of electricity is wasted on computers every year in this country. In order to reduce the amount of waste on the computers in your office all you need to do is turn them off when you are done. Be sure that all of your employees know that at the end of each day that their computers need to be backed up and turned off in order to save electricity.
Another great way to reduce the amount of waste that is created by your executive office is to go paperless whenever possible. If you can store documents and data on a computer rather than waste paper, then you should do so to save the trees that are cut down for making paper products. If every business were to do their part in going paperless, the wasting of paper and the trees used to make it would be virtually eliminated for good. This would help to preserve valuable resources for future generations to use at their disposal.
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Glen Rostie February 3rd, 2014
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