Green Office Supplies East Falmouth MA

Desk supplies come in all sorts of shapes and sizes, but up until now they have had one thing in common: a complete disregard for the environment. Read on.

AlphaGraphics New Bedford
827 Rockdale Avenue
New Bedford, MA
Hours
8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Mon thru Fri

Sir Speedy
(617) 267-9711
827 Boylston St.
Boston, MA
 
AlphaGraphics Framingham
(508) 626-2318
1451 Concord Street
Framingham, MA
Hours
Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM

Concord's area source for quality print and digital media services.
(978) 369-1991
192 Sudbury Road
Concord, MA
Hours
8-6 M-TH, 9-5.30 Fri., 9-1 Sat

AlphaGraphics Watertown on Arsenal St.
(617) 924-4091
376 Arsenal Street
Watertown, MA
 
AlphaGraphics Waltham
(781) 642-1100
21 Green Street
Waltham, MA
Hours
8:30-5:00

AlphaGraphics New Bedford
827 Rockdale Avenue
New Bedford, MA
Hours
8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Mon thru Fri

Sir Speedy
(413) 733-6691
1441 Main St. TD Bank Center
Springfield, MA
 
AlphaGraphics Woburn
(781) 838-8963
130 New Boston Street,Suite 104
Woburn, MA
 
Sir Speedy
(508) 588-2555
62 Main St.
Brockton, MA
 

Green Office Supplies

Desk Supplies

Desk supplies come in all sorts of shapes and sizes, but up until now they have had one thing in common: a complete disregard for the environment.  Every office needs things like staples, rulers, scissors, tape, paper clips and rubber bands and they are increasingly being made with eco-friendly materials.  Stop throwing your money at products that are a burden on the environment.

Rulers and push pins can be found that are made from 100% recycled materials, 70-90% of which is post-consumer, which means you will be reusing other people’s old supplies.  And if you are in the market for new scissors, make sure you get a pair that has a 100% recycled plastic handle.

For the heavy pencil user, go for a pencil sharpener made from 100% post-consumer plastic.  It will be better for the environment and will probably last longer than sharpeners made from traditional materials.  And instead of clear tape that is made of acetate, go for cellophane tape made from cellulose, which is an organic compound also referred to as “regenerated cellulose fibers”. 

Lastly, for those uh-oh moments when you reach for the Correction Fluid, try one that is entirely recyclable.  Some manufacturers will give you a pre-addressed envelope, so that you may return the empty bottles back to them.  They will then recycle the residual fluid and bottle.

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