Businesses and Corporations play a much larger role in the state of our environment as compared to the behaviors of individual citizens. Thus, it’s important that we make changes in our business practices in order to minimize the degradation we do to our environment.
The goal of this blog is to help others to be conscious that change is possible, it doesn’t have to break the bank, and it can even (at times) help to save some money while also saving the surrounding ecosystems.
The key to sustainability is reducing the number of resources we consume, and we can do that by re-using a lot of different materials that are used in most businesses. This method doesn’t apply to everything, of course, which is where conscious purchasing comes in. If a new item must be purchased, a good rule of thumb is to seek out “eco-friendly” or “sustainable” items, or even items from businesses that offset their carbon footprint.
It can take a lot of time to rethink and modify business practices to be more sustainable, and time is money. This is precisely why we’ve made this blog! Hopefully the information we provide over time can be of some use to another business owner hoping to reduce their environmental impact.