4 steps to starting a green strategy

Many organizations don’t get going on a green strategy since it can be quite overwhelming. What does it mean to go green? Do I need to measure carbon emissions? How do I do that? Do I need a big budget to go green? Are we too small to go green? Getting caught up in trying to answer all the questions can be quite the big roadblock and discourage even the most passionate of us.

Don’t get caught up in the details. Just get going! Our planet needs our help right now, and even the smallest of steps are going to add up and make a difference. Once you have a few small wins, people will get inspired and it will snowball from there. You will soon realize that going green, means you are saving your company valuable resources. Then watch as your grass roots efforts gain the attention of the higher-ups looking for ways to cut costs and be more efficient. Green is not only great for the planet, but for business too.

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Green Team 2010 : First meeting today

Some of our Green Team membersToday marked the first meeting of our new 2010 Green Team. We have 4 members from last year staying on ( Casey, Andrew, Adam and Mike) and 4 new members ( Joseph, Bill, Danielle and Candice) The perfect combination of experience and fresh new ideas to take our green strategy to a new level.

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