The majority of large and established organisations will have had a recycling program set up for a number of years now. This will no doubt be a key element of their environmental policy and also may help them achieve the ISO14001 certification which is the recognised framework that covers environmental management systems. Many large companies will have a dedicated quality or facilities manager to look after this program whose job it is to make it a success.
How much paper do you use in your office or at home? My guess is that despite your best efforts to cut down on how much you print you still get through more than you’d like. Many people feel guilty about using too much paper as it is produced from wood pulp and ultimately from trees. Which, as we all know, are being cut down at an alarming speed around the world.
I am starting to write this post on Friday afternoon at 4:15pm. The 4th Test of the 2015 Ashes series is on the radio, plus we have the added distraction that from our office we can see the Trent Bridge floodlights and hear every cheer as the Australian wickets fall. If I’m honest my motivation for work is starting to ebb away as my mind turns towards the weekend and possibly the odd cheeky pint in my local.