Green Office Supplies Inver Grove Heights MN

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.

Sir Speedy
(612) 378-7778
616 Second Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN
 
Sir Speedy
(612) 332-2679
121 South 8th St.
Minneapolis, MN
 
Sir Speedy
(763) 542-8812
2525 Nevada Ave. N, Ste. 207
Golden Valley, MN
 
Minuteman Press
(651) 450-7735
1101 W. 7th St.
St. Paul, MN
 
The Print Shop
(952) 888-6602
MinnesotaPrintShop.com
Bloomington, MN
 
Design Printing Marketing Solutions Minneapolis
(612) 340-1111
811 LaSalle Avenue,Skyway Level
Minneapolis, MN
Hours
7:30a - 5:30p

Sir Speedy
(612) 870-8882
2520 Lyndale Ave. South
Minneapolis, MN
 
Receipt Rolls
(651) 287-0046
245 Marie Ave East Suite #170
St. Paul, MN
 
Mark-It Graphics
(612) 685-4675
9201 East Bloomington Freeway Suite B
Bloomington, MN
 
Monkey in a Dryer
(612) 810-9295
1406 West 66th St.
Richfield, MN
 

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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