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The Importance of Going Green

From the Printware Blog on Tuesday 20th October 2015 in Environment, Consumer Advice,

Today, the concept of going green is everywhere. Every time we check our tweets, surf the net or shop online, we will likely come across something emphasising the impact that switching to a more eco-friendly lifestyle has, especially for companies, large and small.


With this type of emphasis on clean, green living, too many companies fall short at the eco-friendly hurdle, failing to implement small, simple practices that could actually make a huge difference.

With the right tools and mindset, however, we can all do our part for the environment and give something back, without having to compromise on the bare essentials of our business.

So, why is going green so important? Read on to find out. Click here for eco friendly printing accessories .

A Cleaner Environment

Of course, the number one advantage of switching to environmentally friendly practices is that it helps society move towards a healthier, cleaner planet, by reducing waste and saving our trees, as two examples. Things like recycling and upcycling can even make a difference on a smaller-scale too, especially in offices where waste is part and parcel of work life.

Plus, by having these green credentials under your company’s belt, it allows you to reach out and attract a wider range of consumers, which, in turn, could help your business flourish on an even greater scale.

A Healthier Office

On the subject of green practices in offices, we thought we’d just mention that a tidier, healthier workspace is likely to result in fewer sick days.

How, you ask?

Well, encouraging employees to opt for more organic options, as well as significantly diminishing rubbish, will provide a more sanitary environment for everyone. Also, regular cleaning with eco products can make a big difference when it comes to keeping a clean space.

Take Care of the Pennies

On top of helping the environment and employee health, going green can help you save the pennies and put aside the pounds for a rainy day.

You see, by reducing energy consumption, you can support the planet whilst saving money along the way, making it a beneficial practice in the long-run. This may include a routine check at the end of the day to avoid the dreaded standby mode, and ensuring all the plug sockets have been turned off to save electricity.

These are just three benefits of going green, as well as a couple of reasons why it is so important to consider the planet in all that you do.

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