TITLE

Paper cut option won't hurt offices' bottom line

PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
Ecos;Dec2011, Issue 166, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the use of carbon neutral copy paper to reduce carbon footprint in offices in Australia. It highlights the launch of Staples Carbon Neutral copy paper that has the potential to remove or offset the equivalent of 71,500 tons of carbon dioxide from the environment in 2012. Also noted are the two primary functions of the National Carbon Offset Standard (NCOS).
ACCESSION #
71797854

 

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