Archive for March, 2014

Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Advantages of Plastic Storage Containers – Part 2

• Protective. Another thing cardboard doesn’t do is seal off and protect the contents of your container. Plastic on the other hand does, if you buy a sealable container. Plastic bins with lids can keep out moisture and protect your possessions from the elements. This makes them perfect for self storage, or an attic or […]


Monday 10 March, 2014

Advantages of Plastic Storage Containers – Part 1

Why opt for plastic storage containers as your primary organizational tool? There are many different uses for plastic bins, though you could just as easily choose other methods of organizing: wood crates, cardboard boxes, or even metal containers. Plastic has a number of advantages over these other materials, however. Here are just a few of […]


Friday 07 March, 2014

How to Start a Recycling Program in Your Office – Part 3

4. Purchase plastic recycling bins. Most offices will probably just need a set of recycling wastebaskets. These units are small and look a lot like the trash bins you are probably already using, but they are usually blue and feature a recycling logo, making their purpose obvious. Set these up next to trash cans and […]


Wednesday 05 March, 2014

How to Start a Recycling Program in Your Office – Part 2

2. Figure out what you need. Every office is different and produces different patterns of waste. You will need to take a tour through your office and take stock of areas where office recycling bins should probably be located. Check which types of materials accumulate as waste in those rooms: cardboard, paper, plastics, and so […]


Monday 03 March, 2014

How to Start a Recycling Program in Your Office – Part 1

Every year according to the EPA, the average office worker in the US uses 10,000 sheets of paper during the course of work. That adds up to 4 million tons of copy paper each and every year. That’s a lot of trees. And a lot of waste. In our electronic era, we don’t need to […]