In recent times, many companies and offices have made the decision to reduce their impact on the environment by implementing eco-friendly methods. This can be implemented in the way that the workplace is managed, as well as during the disposal process , when green practices can drastically reduce the amount of garbage generated.
Be mindful to how the process is carried out so that you can turn your office relocation into a green move. If you’re looking to adopt a more sustainable approach to office relocation Here are five easy steps to help you organize the process and complete the job in a responsible manner.
Recycled packing materials for packaging
The packing materials you choose to use will play a significant role in determining how green the office relocation you are planning is. In these times of climate change there is a wide array of eco-friendly options available in terms of packing supplies, such as:
Plastic-free or compostable packaging materials
In addition, careful planning and a well-designed packing system can reduce the quantity of items needed, which can in turn, lessen the amount of waste that you produce as you unpack at the other end.
Reusing or recycling waste materials and items after the relocation
Whatever the size of your company recycling or reusing your packaging materials and waste after the move will help in creating a more sustainable workplace. We recognize the necessity of adopting a green approach to our work. That’s why we’re determined to recycle all cardboard packaging and paper employed on projects and at our offices.
As per the HSE the HSE, each year, an estimated two million tons of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment items , such as microwaves, computers and telephones and other household appliances are discarded by households and businesses in the UK. Therefore, recycling WEEE is rapidly becoming a major aspect for all businesses especially those that have an extensive amount of office equipment that is electrical.
The proper disposal of these objects is an essential aspect of a sustainable environmental policy This is the reason our experts are able to provide an audit service that will confirm that our clients adhere to the relevant guidelines and standards.
If you decide to use WEEE recycling to get rid of your computer equipment in the course of a office move It is a legal requirement for companies to ensure that all confidential data is deleted. We provide complete data removal of all drives in order to ensure that sensitive data is not taken and used to commit fraud.
Choose an eco-friendly Sutton removal company
Employing the expertise of a removals firm that is experienced in environmentally friendly office moves will ensure that all plans are executed correctly for a smooth environmentally-friendly and eco-friendly relocation. For instance, a green removals firm will have processes that reduce packaging material needed, ensuring that less waste is produced. In addition they are able to recycle or reuse packing materials to you following the removal to reduce the environmental impact.
Think about carbon footprint
Moving all equipment and other apparatus from your office to your new location could require a few trips dependent on how big your company. Therefore, you should be aware of the vehicles that you will use to transport the things from A to B.
With years of experience in office removals, we’re proud of our green approach and our top recycling policy that ensures the best environmentally sustainable practices. Green services offered include
Audit your waste to find the most efficient recycling solutions for your company
Staff education on cutting down on water and energy consumption
Plan for sustainable transport
Audits of energy and water quality
Recycling of all paper and card packaging
For more information on any of our recycling or office removal services, don’t hesitate reach out to our team of experts today.
Verdant Removals Limited
Foxearth Rd, South Croydon CR2 8ED