Green Initiatives

6.2 / 10

(based on 27 ratings in 2017)


"There should be more recycling facilities and a removal of bins from people's desks."
Second year trainee, Birmingham
"There doesn't seem to be as much of a drive on this as there once was. I'm not aware of any particular initiatives at the moment."
Second year trainee, Birmingham
"I have not seen many green initiatives around the office."
First year trainee, Birmingham
"Most files are paperless but some people still do too much printing."
First year trainee, Edinburgh
"We have recycling bins in the kitchen areas but this does not cover as much as it could (eg paper coffee cups can't be recycled). Our cycle to work scheme could be promoted more."
Second year trainee, Edinburgh


"Lots of focus on recycling and reducing energy use."
First year trainee, Liverpool
"Good recycling facilities except for the number of paper coffee cups. There seems to be no recycling bin for these, at least not in the Edinburgh office."
First year trainee, Edinburgh


"Personally, I did not come across anything like this during my training contract."
Second year trainee, London
"I see that there are recycling bins everywhere throughout the firm, but I did not think that there was any emphasis on not wasting paper or reducing our carbon footprint."
Second year trainee, London
"We have awareness-building campaigns on saving energy and reducing printing."
Second year trainee, Manchester
"We have ISO accreditation."
First year trainee, Liverpool
"We are encouraged to recycle at the firm and the lights automatically turn off at 8:00pm."
Second year trainee, London
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