Shredding Paper and the Environment
Per ton, using recycled paper can reduce energy consumption by 65%, water by 58% and generates 60 lbs. less air pollution.
With those kinds of numbers, recycling makes good sense for the environment and for corporations concerned about sustainability, but it's critical that green initiatives don’t compromise security.
- Environmental benefits of recycling shredded paper
- How to securely recycle
- Other initiatives to boost environmental sustainability
- Checklist for “green” shredding companies