Employees Fail to go Green at Work

Employees Fail to go Green at Work

Employees Fail to go Green at Work

Almost two–thirds of employees in small businesses are guilty of failing to follow their firm’s environmental policies, according to energy supplier E.ON. The research from E.ON also revealed that although 60 per cent of staff in small businesses have made changes at home due to concerns about global warming, 78 per cent have failed to transfer these energy saving practices from their home into the workplace. “Legislation is becoming increasingly strict in terms of waste regulations and compliance – but many businesses don’t know where to look for advice and staff don’t understand that simple actions can make a big difference,” said Envirowise’s programme marketing manager Elaine Sharp. “Small businesses can achieve significant savings ... »