Alexis Raymond

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'Pack It Green' Saves Cisco Nearly 2 Million Pounds of Packaging and Over $6 Million
'Pack It Green' Saves Cisco Nearly 2 Million Pounds of Packaging and Over $6 Million

Chemistry, Materials & Packaging / The growing amount of solid waste being added to landfills from product packaging is an environmental concern to Cisco. To address this, we strive to design packages that protect against shipping damage while minimizing material usage.Our employee-led “Pack It Green” Initiative, which promotes optimized packaging and order fulfillment, is a big part of this commitment.In fiscal year 2014* we eliminated 1.9 million pounds of material and the equivalent of 3.1 million pounds of carbon dioxide emissions through 30 Pack It Green projects. These included bulk-packed products, integrated product shipments, the reuse of packaging materials, and expanding opportunities for customers to “opt out” of physically delivered products. - 8 years ago

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