Employees Share Their Workplace Earth-Friendly Practices
In honor of Earth Day, happening Sunday, we asked readers to let us know how they stay "green" at work. Here are their responses.
Paul Tumarkin, writing/content manager, Office of Marketing, External Relations
Boo on paper cups! I keep two ceramic cups at my desk, one for me and one for visitors. I think welcoming others into my workspace is really important, and being able to offer them tea in a nice cup has become a little personal tradition that I really enjoy. I ride my scooter to work every day, rain or shine. The ol' Honda Helix gets 75 mpg. And coming from Civano 15 miles away, that adds up. It’s also a heckuva lot more fun than driving. I don’t keep my own silverware at my desk, but I do keep a nice set of chopsticks that get a lot of mileage. read more »