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Buying your rags in bulk is an eco-friendly business

Posted by Annemarie on

Buying anything in bulk these days is a sustainable practice. Part of the sustainable drive is that the costs you derive are a lot less than what you would have paid for essential items in the past. To keep up the sustainable drive towards a greener and cleaner environment is a lot more challenging on the commercial front, given the logistics and volumes involved. It becomes necessary for responsible leaders or supervisors to be a lot more circumspect in their housekeeping and risk management tasks.

The retail environment can be particularly precarious, given the amount of foot traffic involved. But, as they say, every little bit helps. Whether you have a large shop floor to clean, windows to service on your office block or ensuring that your restaurant’s kitchen is hygienically spic and span, you are always in a position to take proactive care towards realizing the goals of reducing your commercial or industrial carbon footprint with little effort as would have previously been imagined.

For instance, who would have imagined that purchasing shop rags in bulk would fulfill this sustainable purpose so easily? Behind the scenes and long before you purchased those rags a lot was done to help clean the environment. The hardy rags have all had long lives before. In fact, they have been recycled from previously discarded materials. And the processes involved in manufacturing the new rags have taken care of concerns for the environment.

Owing to this concern and a sense of corporate responsibility, over one hundred million pounds of waste has been rescued from the rubbish heaps. The greening initiative has already been internationally recognized. And by simply buying your own green cleaning utensils in bulk, you are making a valuable contribution.