We all need to do our bit to reduce the amount of waste we produce by dfhrf555fcg

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                                                                        Making Surrey a better place



     Our commitment to a
     greener office
     Promote good house keeping by:
 Reduce Reuse Recycle
 o Set printers to double sided
 o Edit documents on screen
 o Use electronic filing for documents and emails
 o Think before you print
 o Reuse waste paper for notes
 o Use mugs and glasses instead of disposable cups
 o Check the reuse store before ordering new stationery
 o Choose the recycled option from stationery brochures where available
 o Take time to familiarise yourself with the location of our recycling bins and how to use them

 Energy Use
 o Turn off all power at workstation when logging off: PCs shut down and monitor switched off
 o Consideration of lighting: making best use of natural light and to turn lights off when the room is
   vacant
 o Only boil the water needed or where possible, to make use of the central urns
 o Turn off appliances at evenings and weekends at the socket including: printers, photocopiers,
   phone chargers and blackberries
 o Turn off dripping taps
 o Ensuring heating is set appropriately

 Transportation                                      Signed……………………………………………...
 Encouraging sustainable transport where             ………………………………………………………
 appropriate, promoting the use of:
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 o   Public transport                                ………………………………………………………
 o   Walking and cycling
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 o   More efficient car usage
 o   Through better planning of meetings and         ………………………………………………………
     promoting (and, where applicable,               ………………………………………………………
     participating in) car sharing
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