Environmental Policy Statement 2020

 

JR Resources is a "relationship based" promotional products and marketing agency that works with hundreds of local, regional, national and international companies. We provide fast, flexible, creative and price competitive products with outstanding customer service. We deliver your ideas! 

 

JR Resources incorporates sustainability into our core business operations through internal and external efforts. Specifically, we shall adopt the following policies and practices: 

  • Reduce Carbon Footprint
  • Resource Conservation
  • Responsible Consumption
  • Reuse and Recycling

 

Employee Education 

We educate employees on resources conservation and pollution prevention through: 

  • Using clear signage for recycling and energy conservation
  • Informing employees about environmental resources when shipping
  • Training employees to select suppliers closest to events and shipping ground to save CO2 emissions
  • Training employees to use new software system to go paperless by end of 2020 (accomplished goal March 2020)

 

Reduce Carbon Footprint

We reduce our footprint by:

  • Ship using ground vs air when ever possible.
  • Carbon offset packages when possible
  • Carbon offset any travel flights by 2021
  • Order products from local suppliers to reduce travel distances.

 

Resource Conservation

We conserve resources by:

  • Installed LED lighting in the office
  • Use no AC or Heating on our office
  • Donate samples and clothing to local schools and shelters

 

Responsible Consumption

We reduce our consumption by:

  • Our order process is paperless, as of April 2020
  • Carpooling, once a week
  • Working from home, helps reduce cars on the road, 2-3 days a week, (currently all employees are working from home, March 2020)
  • Select items for our customers that are reusable or made with renewable materials.
  • Initiated and developed product line approved by VP of Global Supplier Diversity and Sustainability with Marriott, to showcase environmentally friendly products.

 

Reuse and Recycling

We reuse and recycle by:

  • Plastic bag recycling program
  • Recycle 90 % of all paper and cardboard
  • Use reusable utensils, cups and plates in the office