What is an Office Wide Green Team?

    Any group of co-workers looking to address environmental issues at the departmental or building-wide level.  

How To:

  • Turn out the lights when the room is not in use.
  • Turn computer and/or monitors off when not in use.
  • Double sided printing.
  • Report leaking taps and toilets immediately, this saves the office a potential bigger mess as well as savings in water usage.
  • Reduce disposable food choices from coffee cups to take out. See Use Less Stuff for more details.
  • Green purchasing. See Buy Recycled for more details.
  • Recycled paper and plastic products. See Buy Recycled for more details.
  • Emphasize the 4 key areas to promote behavior change including: energy efficiency, transportation options, water reduction and recycling.
  • Carpool!