My Green Policy
What I have achieved so far:
-Use Chess communications for telecommunications & broadband.
-Use Good Energy for home based office electricity.
-Turn off policy.
-Home working policy except when I have appointments. Appointment
system & time management used to minimise trips to clients &
-Use fair trade or organic beverages as well as homegrown
(organically grown) herbs for herbal teas seasonally.
-Use filtered water as opposed to vending or bottled water. Also
use steel bottles filled with filtered water for mobile use.
-Use water butts for watering herbs & kitchen garden.
-Use high level of insulation for home office.
-Re-use all paper on both sides.
-Use recycled paper to print.
-Use e-billing wherever possible.
-Recycle all paper (including couch roll), card, plastic bottles &
glass, metals etc.
-Green Stationary is our main stationary supplier.
-Recycled jiffy bags used for parcels.
-Ecover cleaning products used in clinic & home office.
-100% natural soaps & toiletries used in clinic & home office.
-Has own range of hand-blended 100% natural products which are
organic, organicaly grown or wild picked sustainably wherever
-For products I use glass bottles/jars with aluminum caps (as
opposed to plastic) wherever possible. The glass bottles & jars
have a varying % of recycled glass.
-I use paper labels for my products.
-I use paper not plastic based packaging tape for my parcels.