|We realize that practicing true environmental stewardship
goes beyond supplying products. It means offering an array of services and
voluntary efforts to help our customers and others to be environmentally
responsible. Of course, it also extends to conducting our own business and
contributing to the community on environmentally conscious ways. Here are
a few of our initiatives along those lines:
|CONTAINER RECYCLING: For
more than a decade, ABC Corporation has offered pickup and recycling
of our containers at no charge - including 55-gal. drums, 15-gal.
containers and pails. A new drum costs $40 to $60. Re-using containers for
the same product that they contained not only reduces the community's
solid waste burden but also cuts our packaging costs and thus saves our
|ENVIRONMENTALLY SOUND PACKAGING:
In all our products, we work hard to reduce package volume and minimize
waste. We utilize cardboard cartons for soaps ans other products that are
exclusively made of recycled paper. All our laundry product packages and
Aqua System chemical containers are recycled or reused.
|HAWAII RECYCLING ASSOCIATION:
ABC Corporation is a longtime member in good standing of the Hawaii
Recycling Association. We fully participate in the organization's
activities and consciousness-raising.
Building on our established expertise in safety training and consultation,
we can help you in the formation of a comprehensive environmental plan to
reduce risks to cleaning personnel, building occupants and the natural
|TESTING LAB: ABC
Corporation's in-house certification laboratory, staffed by a Ph.D.
chemist, is unique in the state. Initially created to monitor the
effectiveness of our cleaning products, we now additionally use it for
environmental product analysis.
|HAWAII SOAP FACTORY: We have revamped our Hawaiian Soap Factory division to ensure that our manufacturing process and the locally-made products themselves are environmentally responsible. This means soaps and detergents that have low to no toxicity, compositions that are readily biodegradable, and products that are derived as much as possible from renewable resources.|
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