Monthly Archives: April 2010

Imagine a World without Paper…


Wiki How – Go Paperless

Wiki How has a guide on how to go paperless. Its pretty good – use it. Recycle! Don’t create extra waste by leaving your newspaper behind you on the bus or train; take it home or to the first paper recycling box along your way.Avoid using paper towels and napkins; opt for washable cloth towels […]

Obama’s take on Climate Change

Excellent article on creating a Greener Office

Planet Green has published an excellent article on creating a greener office and working environment. Of course we couldn’t ignore rule #3: Don’t Be a Paper Pusher When buying printer paper, look for recycled paper with a high percentage of post-consumer content and the minimum of chlorine bleaching. Even recycled paper gobbles up a great […]

The iPad – Helping us go Greener?

After playing around with an iPad for a lil bit I came to the conclusion that I could litterally upload all my documents on to this thing. They would also be easily accessible due to the iPads ridiculously simplicity. Basically, your need for paper is greatly reduced with an iPad.

Its not just your Office, its the Economy too

Going green is about primarily helping the Earth. However, this doesnt mean that people aren’t going to take advantage of the Green Craze to make money. In fact its because of the potential to make money from this new wave of consciousness that big companies are even concerned with the Earth. In fact this company […]

Sierra Clubs first app

The Sierra Club launches it first application which allows users to pledge to do a variety of things that positively effect our environment. Pledgers are automatically entered into a contest to win a roundtrip airfare for two, lodging, and a full-day tour of Volcanoes National Park, all for becoming what the Club dubs an “Eco […]

If you can’t go completely paperless…

Even though you should be going paperless, there are still some things you can do to save paper. From Tips for a Greener Office: Choose stationery, office and publication papers and office paper supplies that have the maximum post-consumer content available, and no less than 20%. Choose papers that are the lightest weight possible, not […]

How to go Green

Creating a paperless office is one thing, but its still part of the overall theme of going green. Here are some things you can do on your own time to save the world. Save energy to save money. State of the World 2009: Into a Warming World Set your thermostat a few degrees lower in […]

Its almost a Genocide – a tree Genocide that is

I highly reccomend everyone take a look at how much paper their offices use up every year. The numbers are staggering. Furthermore, think about how many trees are used up each year to make this paper. In 2001 the US timber industry harvested 46.6 billion board-feet (one board foot is 12″ x 12″ x 1″, […]