Tag Archives: Recycling

Why Recycling Isn’t the Answer

As children, most of us were encouraged to recycle. Recycling was the Earth-conscious decision, the standard of living an eco-conscious life. We assumed that the items we tossed in the recycling bin were actually sent to a recycling center, broken down, and used to create something else. That may have been the case in the […]

5 Things That You Think Are Good for the Environment (Which Aren’t)

Today, everyone feels the need to do their part in taking care of the environment. We’ve all seen the documentaries, and we’ve all read the warnings from scientists about climate change. Collectively, we’re trying to protect the environment. But some activities that we’ve always accepted as “good for the environment” actually aren’t. That doesn’t mean […]

Why You Should Know the Difference: Recycled Paper Versus Sustainable Paper

  Environmental awareness is no longer an option, it is now a necessity. As business professionals striving for a better tomorrow, it is vital that we take into account the present and what we can do to create a more sustainable future. The first step is knowing the difference between the two most prevalent green […]

3 Ways to Go Green Without Going Crazy

You’re bombarded with messages about lowering your carbon footprint, minimizing your impact on the planet, living sustainably, using less and reusing more. And you want to help, but sometimes making purchasing decisions with countless environmental considerations can be downright overwhelming. Well, we’d like to make your paper buying just a bit easier. Paper Use Is […]

What’s Trending in the World of Paper? A Move Toward Sustainability

To get a good handle on what’s happening in the paper and packaging sector, it’s important to look at the wider forces shaping business across the globe. These megatrends affect everything from automobiles, to food, to office paper. Snapshot of an Industry: Recycling Rate Here’s a continuing trend that we’re keeping an eye on: Climate […]