How much waste does your office produce?

August 4, 2020 7:08 am


Are you constantly amazed by the amount of rubbish that your office space creates? From mounds and mounds of paper to packaging boxes you can quickly find yourself metaphorically drowning in rubbish. To get on top of this problem it is worth taking to a Business Recycling Cheltenham company such as who will not only be able to help you remove the rubbish from your office but to do so in an environmentally friendly manner.

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It is thought that the average office amasses the following amounts of waste products.

  • Around 156 plastic bottles each year
  • 5lbs of non recyclable rubbish each day
  • 2lbs of mixed paper products each day
  • 10,000 sheets of paper per year

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This is an extraordinary amount of waste per person and when you add up how many people work in the average business, this is a lot of rubbish. Most of the items can be recycled and it is important to consult with a company like the one mentioned above to find the best ways to dispose of your rubbish and whether you need to have separate recycle bins for each item. By recycling as many of the waste products that you create each year you will be doing your best for the environment and will be creating a more sustainable and greener business.