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Sustainability Manager

Sustainability Pledge
I pledge to:

Products
Invest in: reusable mugs, water bottles, and cloth shopping bags
Use less paper: double-side all copies and print jobs, use scrap paper
Buy green products: recycled paper, non-toxic cleaners, and eco-friendly products
Buy used: furniture, books, clothes, and school supplies
Donate/swap: extra office supplies, books, magazines, and clothing
Food
Choose locally grown
Choose seasonal and organic produce
Eat more greens: increase plant-based intake
Reduce meat consumption
Green your event: use meetings and events to showcase your sustainability efforts
Energy
Turn off lights
Utilize natural light as much as possible
Drive less: carpool, walk, bike and take the T
Use a power strip: plug in all electronics and turn it off when not in use
Use energy-efficient products: LED and CFL lights, EnergyStar® equipment
Conserve heat and A/C: adjust thermostat, close blinds to keep heat in or out, report drafts
Waste
Reuse: utensils, cups, interoffice envelopes, file folders, binders, etc
Reduce: purchase less, purchase in bulk, and purchase with others
Recycle: all empty containers, papers and cardboard
Recycle: properly recycle batteries, ink cartridges, and CFLs
Compost: food scraps from snacks and the cafeteria
Greenspace
Conserve water: turn off the tap, report leaks, and shorten showers
Green your neighborhood: get involved in a community garden or a clean-up day
Spend time outside: visit local outdoor spaces and parks
Grow a plant: care for plants in the classroom, office, and home
Adopt a tree: care for a tree in your neighborhood
Don't litter and help pick up litter
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