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CATHY JACKSON

CATHY JACKSON

Green Certificaton

 

Sereno Group is committed to the Green Business program and has adopted the following pledge:

 

 

We believe a successful business is dependent upon a healthy environment. We are actively working to show our environmental responsibility to our community by committing to the following objectives:

 

  • To comply with all applicable environmental regulations and strive to exceed compliance
  • To conserve energy, water and other natural resources
  • To develop and implement practices that prevent pollution and waste
  • To be an environmentally responsible business within our community

 


WHAT WE ARE DOING:

 

  • Recycling all mixed paper at our desk trash cans
  • Recycling all plastic bottles and aluminum cans into appropriate recycle bins
  • For clients, offering “Boxed Water is Better”
  • Using mugs and glasses in place of paper or plastic
  • Printing on double-sided paper when possible
  • Using black/white copies instead of color when possible
  • Using electronic media in place of paper (email, efax, scanning)
  • Using recycled office supplies
  • Shutting down computers and other electronics when not in use
  • Ensuring office and bathroom lights are turned off when not in use
  • Reducing mail waste by using www.stopjunkmail.org
  • Assisting clients with reducing mail waste
  • Reusing one-sided paper for scratch paper and notepads
  • Recycling batteries and toner cartridges
  • Using blinds in buildings for light control and reduced cooling costs
  • Carpooling and planning routes for efficient driving when possible
  • Maintaining vehicles for optimum performance
  • Patronizing local businesses, ideally green certified
  • Choosing products with minimum packaging
  • Utilizing reusable bags for shopping
  • Choosing Energy Star qualified appliances
  • Using low flow toilets, aerators on faucets; cold water laundry and reduce hot showers
  • Using Green Star or environmentally friendly cleaning products
  • Changing light bulbs at home to Compact Fluorescent Bulbs (CFL’s)
  • Adopting the Environmental Policy and sharing our mission with clients and friends
  • Following the office policy and abide by the Green Business Pledge

 

RESOURCES ON HOW SERENO GROUP IS REDUCING OUR IMPACT

Boxed Water

 


 

RESOURCES FOR OTHER WAYS TO REDUCE OUR CARBON FOOTPRINTS:

 

Santa Clara County Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

San Mateo County Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

Santa Cruz County Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

Spare the Air Day Notifier