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Did you know? Businesses in the Portland metro region are still throwing out 30,432 tons of paper each year.
That’s the equivalent of 4,000 elephants worth of paper going to the landfill!
Portland businesses continue to make great strides in reducing their paper use and making recycling easy for their staff – but there’s still more that can be done.
1. Identify where your workplace uses paper:
2. Ask these questions for print projects, in this order of priority:
3. Maintain, improve and push the envelope:
You know what they say... “How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time.”*
* No elephants were harmed in the making of this blog. The Sustainability at Work program loves elephants and does not condone eating them.