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Setting Green Resolutions 

Sustainable Goals for the New Year

setting green resolutions

As we usher in a new year, there's no better time to reflect on our habits and set resolutions to contribute to a healthier, more sustainable planet. We’ve made proper, safe, and sustainable waste management our business at Brannon Industrial Group. We encourage all households, businesses, and individuals to step back from their busy lives to reprioritize eco-friendly practices and enhance their recycling efforts to pursue a greener future. We know a million New Year’s Resolutions are vying for our attention. We challenge you to think of this resolution as one of the easiest things you can do yourself that greatly affects other people today and tomorrow. Let's explore some sustainable New Year's resolutions that can positively impact the environment.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle at Home:

Resolution: Commit to reducing single-use plastic by adopting reusable alternatives such as water bottles, bags, and containers.

Action Steps: Set up a designated recycling area in your home, educate family members on proper sorting, and support local recycling programs. 

Learn more about our waste and recycling curbside service HERE.

Read our article on recycling at home HERE.  

Implement Green Practices in Businesses:

Resolution: Pledge to make your business more sustainable by incorporating eco-friendly policies and practices.

Action Steps: Conduct an energy audit, switch to energy-efficient appliances, and encourage employees to minimize waste using electronic documents and reusable office supplies.

Consider selling your industrial scrap metal to us at Premier Metal Buyers rather than dumping your material or letting it stack up. 

Enhance Recycling Knowledge:

Resolution: Educate yourself and others about the correct ways to recycle various materials.

Action Steps: Stay informed about local recycling guidelines, attend workshops or seminars on waste management, and share your knowledge with friends, family, and colleagues.

Consider printing this flyer and hanging it in your break rooms or on your refrigerator at home. 

Recycling Center Acceptable Materials-2023
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Read and share our article HERE, A Refresh on Recyclables

Compost for a Healthier Environment:

Resolution: Start composting to reduce organic waste and create nutrient-rich soil.

Action Steps: Set up a composting bin in your backyard or explore local composting programs. Learn about what can and cannot be composted to optimize the process.

Get started composting easily with the help of THIS guide

Invest in Sustainable Products:

Resolution: Prioritize purchasing products with eco-friendly packaging and sustainable sourcing.

Action Steps: Research brands committed to environmental responsibility, choose products with minimal packaging, and support local businesses that prioritize sustainability.

Take a look at THIS article to help discern the differences in sustainable products. 

Conserve Water Resources:

Resolution: Make a commitment to reduce water consumption in your daily activities.

Action Steps: Fix leaks promptly, install water-saving devices, and practice mindful water usage in daily routines like washing dishes or taking showers.

As we embrace the dawn of a new year, let's collectively work towards a greener and more sustainable future. By adopting these eco-friendly resolutions at the individual, household, and business levels, we can contribute to a positive environmental impact that extends far beyond the coming year. Brannon Industrial Group remains committed to supporting you in your journey towards sustainability and waste reduction, and together, we can make a significant difference in building a healthier planet for generations to come.

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