Waste reduction is the easiest, most effective way to lower your disposal costs. Brainstorm with employees about your day-to-day operations — from break rooms to shipping — to find creative ways to reduce waste and substitute less hazardous products that pose fewer disposal problems.
Examples of waste reduction
Donating or offering your used materials and equipment for reuse means you don’t have to pay to dispose of them. As long as the items are in usable and working condition, consider the benefits of giving them away or selling them to other businesses.