At Busch Systems, our core philosophy of ‘People, Planet, Product’ is central to our values and corporate culture. Specifically, in our sustainability practices, we recognize that by constantly striving to reach a higher standard of environmental accountability, we can encourage our colleagues, suppliers and clients to do the same. By making a conscious commitment to be eco-responsible in our business practices, Busch Systems aims to be sustainably impactful in communities on a local, national and worldwide level.
We take our sustainability efforts seriously! As part of our annual planning process at Busch Systems, we have always set sustainability goals for our company to achieve. Our yearly sustainability report allows us to outline, critically evaluate, and share progress towards these goals. We are always looking to set the bar higher in order to reach and surpass our objectives. We look forward to sharing our sustainability journey with you!
A huge part of what we believe in here at Busch Systems is supporting our customers beyond the bin. Our Waste Diversion Team offers consulting services that will ensure your waste reduction and sustainability efforts are the best they can be!
As part of our commitment to sustainability, we love sharing our passion and expertise with others. Through our webinars, case studies, blogs, and vlogs you are sure to gain valuable knowledge on current topics in the recycling industry.
If there’s no commitment on our side as consumers of resin, then we’ll never clean up the oceans, we’ll never stop the landfills, we’ll never do all the right things that we should be working toward. Unfortunately, sometimes that’s not the cheapest way to do things, but, ethically, it’s the right way to do things.
- John Lajner, R&D Manager
We are consistently innovating to make our products as sustainable as possible... meaning, we make our containers from as much yogurt containers, milk jugs, retired recycling bins, scrap metals, and any other recycled content we can source. If it’s been recycled in a bin at your curb or facility, it may be in the very bins you get from us! Our list of containers made from recycled content is continuously growing, with some being made from 100% post-consumer material!
Here Is Our Current Lineup of Products With 100% Post-Consumer Recycled Content!
Environmental responsibility and philanthropy are two things we have always been passionate about – making Project RISE a no-brainer! With every purchase, customers can direct a donation up to $500 to an environmental non-profit. We support five charities focusing in the areas of forestry, climate care, wildlife protection, water conservation, and environmental education.
Our collection analytics software offers a simple way to track waste and recycling data over time. Input the weight or estimated fullness of containers into the Resource Center to generate insightful graphs and details of your waste diversion program. We track our office diversion rate twice weekly to continuously improve our waste reduction efforts! LEARN MORE
SUSTAINABILITY COMMITEE NEWS
We partnered with Cupanion to offer reusable water bottles to our ENTIRE team! Each time one of our employees scans their tag, 1 cup of clean water is donated to someone in need in places all around the world.
Our committee has been hard at work on our new company garden!
Our Sustainability Committee volunteered with Living Green to plant several fruit trees in our local community!