13 Sep '11, 3pm

Easy tips to create a zero-waste workspace

Easy tips to create a zero-waste workspace

We all know that work can be stressful for us, but offices can put a ton of stress on the planet, too. Offices, even those in your home, can waste loads of energy, paper and other precious resources. But don’t put your head down on your desk in despair. Check out our quick and easy tips for greening your workspace, and cut the footprint of your workday in half. Photo: Flickr/ada-adelina Make supplies last longer In the middle of a long workday, grabbing for a pen, marker or glue stick and discovering that it’s dried up can make you want to pull your hair out. But it can also prematurely tossing your supplies. Are there really ways to make these supplies last longer? Absolutely. The ink of your pens and markers dries up faster if they aren’t being used regularly. So, try using them one-at-a-time to ensure they won’t end up forgotten in the back of your desk. And keep your p...

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