The Most Important Reason to Go Green
Ever since the Industrial Revolution brought on smog-filled cities and waste-filled waterways, activists and advocates have been talking about the importance of eco-friendly living.
But what does it actually mean to be eco-friendly and why is it actually important?
We know that we should recycle and eat less meat, but most of us don’t know why we should do those things.
Eco-friendly living is important, but it’s equally important to know why it’s we should be living eco-positive lives. Knowing the why behind what you do will make you more likely to continue to do it.
That’s why we put together this beginner’s guide to eco-friendly living, so that you can get an understanding of why you should be living eco-friendly, and see some real world examples of individuals and companies who are promoting eco-friendly practices.
- How Sports Stadiums are Embracing the Green Movement
- Why Eco-Friendly Living is Important For Your Brand
1) How Sports Stadiums are Embracing the Green Movement
Anytime there is a large facility designed to hold thousands of people, there will be a steep environmental cost to keeping that building running.
For a long time, stadiums and stadium owners haven’t made much of an effort to counteract their environmental footprint, but that’s all starting to change.
Find out more about how stadiums are making a positive impact here.
2) Why Eco-Friendly Living is Important for Your Brand
More often than not, we associate being an “eco-friendly” brand with added costs. But in today’s landscape, not choosing to be eco-friendly could actually be costing your business money.
A recent study found that 87% of millennials - i.e. the age group with more buying power than any of the other generations combined - prefer to purchase products from companies with an environmental or social benefit.
That means that if your company isn’t doing it’s part to help out the planet, you’re losing profits.
By making a commitment to be eco-positive, you can turn around your ROI and help improve the planet.
Whether it’s through sustainable packaging, donations to eco-friendly causes, or community events, finding ways to make a difference for the environment can make all the difference for businesses.
That’s a win for you, your customers, and the earth.
More and more people are embracing eco-friendly living as a way to live a better life and leave a positive impact on our planet.
From sports stadiums to big companies to individuals, we can all do our part to create an eco-positive Earth.