Quick Tips / BYOM: Bring Your Own Mug

743px-Paper_cupQuick Tip: Give up the paper cups

Yes, we know it’s so tempting to grab a paper cup every once and a while – especially in the hustle and bustle of the office environment.  Unfortunately, it’s just not worth it!

There are an average of 130 billion paper cups used in the United States every year.  They are usually coated, so they can’t be recycled or composted, which means total waste.

Stay committed to using a mug or thermos – even when the convenience of a paper cup seems so attractive!  After all, no one ever said being a greenie was easy…

 

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