Examples of Innovations

Here are some examples of the innovations that previously certified offices have come up with:

  • Establishing a worm bin for composting and/or having a designated person to bring items home and compost them each week
  • Establishing a trading post
  • Installing water filter to reduce water bottles
  • Bringing in your own towels to work
  • Purchasing organic/local food
  • Un-subscribing unnecessary catalogs
  • Offering a bike sharing option
  • Hosting training sessions in the office to raise awareness of recycling, saving energy, and etc

Chancellor's Pledge for Zero Waste by 2020

Another way to continue being innovated is by taking the Chancellor's Pledge to continue making personal or a whole office commitments to reducing waste.

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