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5 Quick Ways to Help Your Company Go Green While Cutting Costs
With all the recent talk of the economy and the environment, I thought it would be relevant to look at some of the small things we, as individuals, can do to

corporate social responsibility news  something personal to a corporate obligation. The good news is that implementing and promoting regular habits of recycling and reuse in the workplace actually makes good business sense. In fact many organizations already have extensive strategies in incorporating recycled materials in the production of their goods. 5. Cut redundancies in your work. Oftentimes, we print multiple copies of reports that are reviewed and modified by multiple parties. Creating shared folders or a wiki can reduce the waste in

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