When purchasing janitorial paper products, there are things to consider. The most important being, does it help reduce the health and environmental impacts?
Some of the key issues when choosing green paper products:
- Recycled Content: Having recycled content, reduces the amount of virgin-free fibers required to produce paper.
- Post Consumer Content: This uses Municipal curb recycled content. Having this encourages recycling everywhere.
- Bleaching of Product: Try to avoid papers bleached with chlorine or bleached without the use of chlorine.
Be sure when purchasing paper products to look for the Eco Logo Certified symbol. This ensures all the above are taken care of.
Tips to reduce paper consumption:
Use multi-roll dispensers. It helps reduce waste from smaller rolls.
Replace multi-fold paper towels with larger rolls. Use touch-free dispensers or dispensers which release only specific sized sheets.
At Allcare we care about clean – and creating a sustainable future.
We can help your business meet its sustainability goals by using green cleaning practices. Get in touch with us today for your no-obligation quote.