Green is in. More and more, individuals are looking to make sustainable changes to their everyday routine to drive towards greener living all year round. If that sounds like you, the question may be where to begin. How about Earth Day? Not sure of which products are a right fit? Not to worry. We’ve gathered an entire collection of products with greener features to help get you started down a greener path.
Keep it Clean
The products you use for personal use are a great place to start. Make your impact with soaps that are safer for the environment. Naturally derived formulas or formulas which use less-harsh chemicals are the way to go for greener cleaning.
Keep windows, glassware and other surfaces clean using cleaners formulated with plant-based ingredients. Also opt for paper products such as tissues, paper towels or newspaper that contain recycled content.
A couple of sticky notes here and a few pages of meeting notes there and you realize just how often you’re taking notes and jotting things down on a regular basis. You might as well take these notes using products that have green attributes.
Print your documents and lab-quality photos on paper that has recycled content. Try the automatic 2-sided printing function and use remanufactured ink cartridges, which require less energy to produce and help prevent waste in landfills.
Celebrated globally every year on the 22nd of April, Earth Day brings together individuals who are passionate about environmental protection to help raise awareness on the topic. For those who are less familiar with environmental issues, the day provides a great opportunity to learn more about the subject and gain access to resources that highlight how to get more involved.
But how do you make being environmentally conscious extend beyond Earth Day itself? If you’re new to the concept of greener living, figuring out how your daily choices can make an impact may seem a bit daunting at first but it’s a lot simpler than you may have imagined. Now is the perfect time to start thinking greener, and Office Depot is here to help you make sense of it all.