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    [ECO]: Easy Ways To Go Green in 2016

    With 2016  rocking and rolling for everyone already, what’s a better time to start being green than now?  While going green is a process, these are a few easy steps you can take on your journey of being more eco-friendly.  β™₯ Switch your light bulbs to energy saving Compact fluorescent lightbulbs – they use about one 1/3 of electricity and last 10 times longer. β™₯ Switch off wall sockets when not in use as they draw a lot of “phantom/vampire” energy while not in use. β™₯ Stepping away from your computer for more than 20 minutes? Switch it to “sleep mode” and make sure to power off at the end of…

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    [ECO]: Greening Your Office

    Eco Tips for The Workplace Image Source: Jeff Sheldon from Unsplash Being green in your home is one thing, but carrying it through to your workplace is fantastic! How does one go about greening your office? Well here are a few tips I’ve put together for you: 1) At the offices I currently work at, we’ve implemented a recycling system so we all sort our trash into paper; plastic; tin and glass and this gets picked up once a week. Try google companies that will come pick up your recycling for you, or where you can drop it off.  2) Need to print out documents? We use scrap paper (paper…

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    [ECO]: Paper Recycling

    Why Should We Recycle Paper? Image: Unsplash Those that have been reading my blog for a while now, know that I have an obsession when it comes to recycling. I can become quite hectic over it but I feel in terms of the environment, it’s a good obsession to have. Over the next few weeks I’ll be chatting more about recycling but today’s post features a few facts on paper recycling. While paper is pretty much a necessity in our everyday lives, we’re luckily switching over to the electronic side of things but we still use so much paper everyday, and while it may be essential, the trees that are being cut down for it…