Routine Service Paper Recycling
Over 68 million tons of paper and paperboard products are recycled in the United States each year. Americans use 85,000,000 tons of paper per year which is equivalent to approximately 680 pounds of paper material per person. All unrecycled paper ends up illegally dumped on the side of the road or ends up in your local landfill. Statics estimate that the “average household” throws away 13,000 separate pieces of paper each year!
Many business and other organizations have taken great measure in “Going-Green” in order to have a positive impact on the world in which we live and work in. Although these measures are very admirable and appreciated greatly some of which capturing attention on a world wide scale, it’s important to recognize that, when it comes making the environment a top priority,
While some huge go Green Initiatives have captured extensive attention on a worldwide scale, it’s important to remember that, when it comes to making the environment a top priority, it doesn’t have to be a “go big or go home” mentality. In fact, for many organizations, starting with smaller initiatives can yield extensive overall impact and set the foundation for their organizations larger actions in the future.
Implementing a Paper Recycling Program is one of the best and easiest ways to begin your business’s Green Initiatives!
Did you know that each ton of recycled paper saves:
- 17 Trees
- 7,000 Gallons of Water
- 60 Pounds of Air Pollution
- 4,102 Kwts. Of Electricity
- 3 Cubic Yards of Landfill Space
Paper recycling provides a simple, streamlined process that can quickly be implemented in even the largest organizations and corporations. Simply setting up recycling containers throughout the office is often all it takes to encourage all employees to embrace the process! Contact our office today to speak with one of our recycling specialists who will be glad to assist you in implementing a paper recycling program tailored to your needs! Routine Recycling Container Service is available throughout the Houston, Dallas, Fort Worth, San Antonio, and Austin, Texas Metropolitan Areas!