Green Office Supplies Marion NC

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
(336) 227-1227
1257 S. Church St.
Burlington, NC
 
Sir Speedy
(704) 424-2931
525 North Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC
 
Sir Speedy Printing and Marketing
(704) 872-1020
313-B South Center Street
Statesville, NC
 
Sir Speedy
(919) 872-9498
1801 St. Albans Drive
Raleigh, NC
 
AlphaGraphics Raleigh: Print & Marketing Services
919 322 2257 or 2262
8321 Bandford Way, Suite 001
Raleigh, NC
 
AlphaGraphics Northpoint
(336) 759-8000
8100 N. Point Blvd.,Suite A
Winston Salem, NC
Hours
8:00 am to 5:00 pm

AlphaGraphics Pineville
(704) 541-3678
10100 Park Cedar Dr,Suite 178
Charlotte, NC
Hours
Monday - Friday 8:00am to 6:00pm

Sir Speedy
(919) 477-7362
3312 Guess Rd.
Durham, NC
 
Sir Speedy
(336) 889-6322
117 W. Lexington Ave.
High Point, NC
 
AlphaGraphics Cary
(919) 233-7710
301 Ashville Ave.,Suite 121
Cary, NC
Hours
M-F 8:00-6:00

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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