Burnaby Board of Trade Pledge
Burnaby Board of Trade Pledge

Clark Woods LLP

Clark Woods LLP

300 – 906 Roderick Ave.
V3K 1R1

Clark Woods LLP is dedicated to being a responsible corporate citizen. Sustainability makes up a key pillar of our dedication.

  • Turn off lights when not in use
  • Turn off workplace electronics when not in use
  • Install ENERGY STAR® rated lighting and equipment
  • Put reminder stickers on light switches to turn them off
  • Optimize heating and cooling systems (21 Celsius when occupied 16 Celsius when unoccupied)
  • Use natural lighting whenever possible
  • Unblock heat flows by moving furniture
  • Switch from incandescent to CFL, HID or LED lighting
  • Use laptops whenever possible
  • Consider using multi-user CPU computing
  • Change old power bars to the latest current sensing power bars
  • Encourage staff to use efficient rinsing techniques
  • Provide refrigerated drinking water
  • Scrape dishes rather than rinsing them before washing
  • Water dry spot by hand instead of running the whole irrigation system longer.
  • Encourage carpooling to company events and offsite meetings
  • Hold events along the frequent transit network
  • Provide secure bicycle parking facilities for employees
  • Provide one washroom facility where the door can be locked for cyclist/runners to freshen up
  • Use webinars, video and teleconferencing
  • Create a work from home (teleworking) option
  • Reduce air travel
  • Avoid in-vehicle air conditioning because it increases the fuel consumption of the car
  • Offer start and end times that avoid peak periods of travel
  • Print only necessary documents
  • Send memos, quotes and invoices electronically
  • Minimize paper usage in meetings
  • Provide recycle stations at key locations
  • Subscribe to online newspapers and magazines
  • Set up a recycle station for items accepted through Return-it and Foam-only
  • Donate outdated electronics
  • Use washable cutlery and plates
  • Implement a policy of zero waste in office
  • Purchase FSC Certified or 100% post consumer recycled paper
  • Purchase organic, fair trade coffee and tea
  • Choose products that don’t produce a lot of waste

Clark Woods LLP