Vancity- New Westminster Community Branch
511-6th Street New Westminster,BC V3L 3B9 http://vancity.com
To help create better environment and reduce carbon footprint and its align with Vancity’ guiding principle
- Turn off lights when not in use
- Switch from incandescent to CFL, HID or LED lighting
- Encourage staff to use efficient rinsing techniques
- Scrape dishes rather than rinsing them before washing
- Water dry spot by hand instead of running the whole irrigation system longer.
- Discard water into plants instead of the drain
- Encourage carpooling to company events and offsite meetings
- Share trip planning tools – TransLink trip planner, Next Bus, Mobile Site/Apps, cycling route planner
- Engage employees in regional campaigns like Bike to Work Week, Carpool Hero, etc.
- Use webinars, video and teleconferencing