Whether your business is large or small, it is possible to takes steps that will save you money while also helping to save or improve the environment.
If you want to make your business practices greener by using an eco-friendly approach then it’s important that any marketing company or third party involved in your supply chain has also adopted a green approach and shares your eco-values. If you make the right choice of those involved with your business then this will save you time and money from the very start so you need to establish this at the beginning of your working relationship.
Obviously running your business online is a much greener option that operating from a physical brick building that takes up space on our overcrowded planet but there are, however, still certain negative environmental impacts of the internet.
To avoid these and to continue on your mission to be greener online, you should look for those hosting providers using renewable energy to fuel their servers. Having done that, you should then seek out a Shopify Agency to create an online store that aligns with your mission and values and that puts green shopping at the top of the agenda.
So, what can you do to make sure your online business remains eco-friendly whilst also saving you money at the same time?
Most businesses often use a recycling or waste disposal company to remove and recycle waste but by separating your recycling yourself, you could actually make money.
Here at The Green Alchemist you can sell your recycled waste such as glass bottles, cardboard and paper on our unique marketplace that connects buyers and sellers of recyclable or recycled material.
You can access information about buyers and sellers by checking their profiles to see where they are based and what they are looking for or offering for sale.
For example, being an eCommerce business often involves much cardboard waste after goods have been delivered and on The Green Alchemist you can find lots of companies who will buy this cardboard waste from you.