Phil Riebel’s Earth Day Request: Cut the Anti-paper Greenwashing!
Because “save a tree” requests are misleading. All products and services have pros and cons. Paper and electronics can co-exist, and in some cases, like the the mapping industry, when used together, increase function and value.
I am ticked off at my bank, utilities and telecom providers for saying “go green – go paperless.”
I’ve had it with my bank and all the other companies that are bashing paper products to promote electronic billing, statements and other e-services. Yes…I’ve finally lost it.
To my bank and other providers out there who are doing this:
You are damaging my livelihood and you are misleading people with greenwashing so that you can cut costs. Please be honest.
I am your customer and I have spent the last 25 years of my life working in the forest and paper industry. This industry has allowed me to lead a good life, raise a great family together with my wife, and provide a good education for my children.
I buy your products and services: banking…
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