Questions tagged [office]

A place for employees to perform business or administrative work for an organization. If your sustainability question pertains to office or workplace practices and supplies, use this tag. Use [home] for questions that are more relevant to places of living.

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What is the most sustainable choice to write on a whiteboard?

I write a lot on a whiteboard and I would like to find a sustainable alternative to traditional (disposable) whiteboard markers which are what I'm using right now. I was thinking of getting a ...
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Is working from home a more sustainable choice?

Due to the recent COVID-19 outbreak and subsequent lockdowns in multiple countries, there have been reports of marked decreases in day-to-day pollution hanging over cities, such as this report on ...
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How to monitor energy use in existing office building without submetering?

Our office occupies one floor of a 4-story, one hundred year old building. We are making tenant-level improvements to our space, and are interested in lowering and monitoring our energy use, but are ...
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In search for information on removing trash cans from individual offices

I recently saw a video (almost certain it was on YouTube) about a university department where they had installed some measures to improve their waste management. One of the measures was to no longer ...
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