How your business can make greener choices

October 15, 2020

Greener Choices

We all seek to be more environmentally responsible in our own everyday lives, but as a business, we all have a greater responsibility to drive real change forward. The impact a business has far outweighs the individual, here are some simple but effective changes you can make as a business.

 

Make greener choices

Finding green equivalent alternatives to your everyday business essential items can make a huge difference to your sustainable impact on the planet. From recycled paper to eco-friendly cleaning supplies, we have green alternatives for you to choose from  across all product ranges. The 100% Recycled Avery Labels are a great example of an everyday essential product you can use to make a difference.

 

Recycling and Waste Disposal

Recycling your business waste is a quick and easy way to improving your green credentials. Here are a few steps you can do to make sure your recycling and waste regime is up to scratch:

  • Provide appropriate bins around the business to encourage staff to segregate their waste.
  • Conduct a waste audit to help you understand the type of waste and how much waste you need to dispose.
  • Encourage employees to recycle by highlighting the benefits and the reason behind why recycling as a business is important.
  • Choose eco degradable plastic waste bags.

We provide a full range of waste disposal bins, bin bags and other essential items to help you get on top of your recycling and waste disposal. View our range here.

At Lyreco we are great believers in the importance of circular economy and providing recycling solutions to support a full lifecycle approach to workplace solutions. We offer a wide range of recycling services from ink & toners, batteries to shredding & secure document destruction to help you reach your sustainability targets. Find out more information here 

 

Making it easier for you to make green choices

We have introduced greener ways for you to shop with us via our Lyreco Webshop. Through our easy identification green tree icon, you can specifically and easily locate products which have undergone the Lyreco green product assessment methodology. We have also introduced eco filters to help you select and locate eco preferable products. These eco-filters can allow you to filter products down to whether they are Blue Angel certificate, EU Ecolabel, FSC or simply a Green product.

 

Making it easier for you to shop greener is one thing, going that extra mile is what can make all the difference. When you order with us you can consolidate your orders resulting in reduced carbon emissions, increased workload efficiencies and cost savings. On top of this, our wide range of recycling services can help you step In right direction towards a greener, brighter and happier future.

 

Read more on how we can help you become a more environmentally friendly company by clicking here.

 

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