For many businesses today there is a lot that is required of them. Not solely in the realm of offering amazing products but in the sense of responsibility. Many people view companies as the sole reason for many environmental problems across the planet, and that is not too farfetched an idea.
As a result, many businesses are now taking responsibility for their companies action, and this is a good thing. Even a small business can lead to doing something positive for the planet, and it can all start with their product packaging.
If you have a small business and are looking to do to something good for the environment then here in this list, we have taken the liberty to compile a list of six ideas that you can start to implement in your product packaging part fo your business.
6 Environmentally Great Ideas To Use In Your Product Packaging Designs
# 1 – Replant Trees[caption id="attachment_149" align="alignnone" width="750"] Yahoo Free To Share[/caption]
Now, this is something that many people can do, and this is something that many businesses, especially those that harvest wood for their products is doing nowadays. Planting trees are relatively easy, and more importantly, you give something back to mother earth.
Planting trees not only secure that the planet has enough trees to produce this fantastic thing called oxygen…which we need to survive, but it also is a great way to equal out the number of trees that are being planted against those that are being harvested.
# 2 – Donate To A Cause[caption id="attachment_150" align="alignnone" width="750"] Yahoo Free To Share[/caption]
A small percentage of the money you get from your marketing can be used for a cause that you think is worth fighting for. This will show your customers that your business is a good and decent business that has a purpose. And a company that has a cause can also influence others to take up that cause.
# 3 – Animal Cruelty-Free Objects[caption id="attachment_151" align="alignnone" width="750"] Yahoo Free To Share[/caption]
There is a growing consciousness amongst many people who are becoming ethical vegans. Whatever your product maybe if you are creating and producing them without harming or using animals that could also be a great thing for your comonay as many animal activists are becoming more prominent in society.
# 4 – Reusable Bottles[caption id="attachment_152" align="aligncenter" width="460"] Yahoo Free To Share[/caption]
Manufacturing plastic bottles are not only devastating to the planet, look at how much plastic is dumped in the seas and oceans, it is also a huge waste of material and money. Giving your customers (as a gift) a reusable bottle can be a great gift and something you can make part of your business model.
# 5 – Recyclable Products[caption id="attachment_153" align="alignnone" width="750"] Yahoo Free To Share[/caption]
Much like our previous entry using recyclable products reduces the amount of material you need to use. There is a massive amount of sea and ocean pollution, and this is because many companies and people throw their materials away instead of reusing them.
# 6 – Raising Awareness[caption id="attachment_154" align="alignnone" width="750"] Yahoo Free To Share[/caption]
Simple. Raise awareness about the environment. You can leave a pamphlet or leave a little article on your website discussing how important it is to take care of the environment. You can also give tricks and strategies that people can use to help the environment.