S and S is committed to reducing water consumption:

Indoor:

  • Quarterly check on faucets and pipes for leaks
  • Review meter bills for any increase usage (see if there is hidden water leaks)

Outdoor:

  • Add a layer of mulch around trees and plants
  • Water lawn only when it needs it
  • Utilizing services that use recycled water in their processes

S and S is committed to reducing energy consumption:

Office:

  • Control heating and A/C temperature
  • Lookout for small drafts that may leak air
  • Encourage employee to minimize of lighting
  • Keeps window and blinds closed during the day (summer time)
  • Avoid screen savers in the computer that use 3D effects.

Warehouse:

  • LED lighting conversion in the warehouse
  • Changing A/C filter in a regular basis
  • Install motion and daylight sensors
  • Control heating and A/C temperature

S & S is committed to reducing non-hazardous waste:

Office:

  • Print on both sides of the paper
  • Encourage employee to minimize the use of color printer
  • two-way or send and return envelopes. Outgoing envelope gets reused for its return trip

Warehouse:

  • Ask suppliers about minimal packaging options
  • Reuse incoming packing materials
  • Reuse wood pallets

S & S is committed to reducing hazardous waste:

Office:

  • Reuse and refill toner cartridges and ribbons
  • Buy in bulk office supplies

Key Sustainability Indicators:

  2017 2018 2019 Target Year
Gas KWH 1 731506.2966 TBD Reduce between 5% - 10%
Gas Therms 1 24966.0000 TBD Reduce between 5% - 10%
Electricity KWH 1 450027.2000 TBD Reduce between 5% - 10%
Electricity Therms 1 15343.7252 TBD Reduce between 5% - 10%
CO2 Emissions in Metric Tons 258.2512 TBD Reduce between 5% - 10%
Water 2 14960.0000 TBD Reduce between 5% - 10%