Action 4: Train Your Team

Best Practices

Getting your business to recycle correctly will make a big difference. Remember these training tips:

  • At least once a year, take a few moments to show your co-workers what can and cannot be recycled and where your recycling collection areas are located.
  • Include a brief overview of your recycling program as part of new employee training.
  • Consider including a recycling box as part of your welcome materials for new employees.
  • Post instructions on bulletin boards and internal web pages.
  • Let everyone know who to contact with questions.

Go to Action 5: Throw Away Less