Greening the Dot: How Green Is Your Footprint?
To provide their employees with tools and tips for becoming more environmentally responsible, Deloitte launched its “Greening the Dot” sustainability initiative. The purpose was to engage with employees and bolster their personal interest in going green.
Established as an opt-in program, Deloitte offices nationwide chose from among 37 different greening projects, such as energy consumption, waste reduction and recycling. To assist in execution, each office was given a “greening toolkit” that included instructions and tools for each project.
More than half of the Deloitte workforce took part in the program, resulted in the implementation of over a thousand greening projects across nearly 100 offices in just the first six months. This has led to reduced energy, water and paper use, as well as increased recycling within the Deloitte community. â–
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