Business owners and individuals can show their support for pro-environmental issues every time they make a purchase or sign a contract. The truth is--there are usually eco-friendly vendors available for almost any sort of goods or services that you or your company needs to purchase. From the green cleaning services to recycled wooden pallets to earth-friendly printers, there are green-wise options for all sorts of vendors that you rely on every day. Of course, many of your vendors might already be very eco-friendly.
If that is so, then just keep supporting them and their efforts. If, however, you find that your local delivery service is a candidate for replacement by one that uses hybrid or other low emission vehicles, your changing over to the more eco-friendly provider will not only help the planet, but also help keep earth-friendly businesses in business. What about your local printing company? Is he operating a green print shop? If not, don’t worry. You can order your signs, business cards, banners and just about any other printed materials via the Internet.
An online printing supplier often has just one large facility, not dozens of smaller ones. Their central location accommodates big orders enables them to consolidate and limit waste and pollution. In some instances, they can even set your order up so that you can print it out at your own office, saving shipping costs and time. The moral of the story is that, you don’t have to wait for Earth Day on April 22nd to start doing something good for the Earth that will also be good for your business. Check out eco-friendly vendor options for all of your suppliers and make the green choice, which, in the long run, will save you a whole lot more than money.