Why is this important?
Sustainable office practices can help reduce waste, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, save money, protect valuable resources and serve as a model for children and families.
What actions can we take?
- Take actions to reduce paper waste, such as by giving client families the option to receive information electronically instead of on paper.
- Properly recycle or dispose of all electronic waste, used batteries and light bulbs, and other items that contain hazardous materials.
- Regularly provide staff with information on best practices related to waste reduction, toxics exposure reduction and sustainability.