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You asked, we answered: How to Start an Office Recycling Program

You asked, we answered: How to Start an Office Recycling Program

The average U.S. office worker uses 10,000 sheets of copy paper each year, according to the EPA – that’s 4 million tons of copy paper annually. But not all offices recycle, meaning that valuable recyclables like paper, cans and bottles end up in the landfill, instead of being made into new products. If you’re an ardent recycler at home, there’s nothing worse than watching your co-workers toss paper and soda cans into the trash because your office doesn’t have a recycling program. But don’t get discouraged; following our step-by-step guide, you can set up an office recycling program that can both conserve the planet’s resources and save your organization money. 1. Get management buy-in You can’t have a successful recycling program if the higher-ups aren’t on board. To get the support of company management, explain the many benefits that recycling can offer your organization...

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