Being an environmentally-conscious company has long been a guiding directive of EBSCO.
EBSCO has always tried to implement new initiatives that help the company operate in a more efficient
and environmentally-sound manner. Our goal is to continue to grow as a company, while simultaneously
making a positive impact on the environment.
Major EBSCO Green Initiatives:
192-panel solar arrays have been installed in two of EBSCO’s three renovated mill buildings that make up the
company’s Ipswich, Massachusetts campus. The solar electrical system is expected to offset 20% to 25% of
the building’s energy needs.
EBSCO recycles cardboard, mixed paper, e.g., magazines and newspapers, (see EBSCO Missing Copy Bank
information to the left) plastic bottles and cans, and promotes the use of recycled paper throughout the
Light bulbs in EBSCO's Ipswich headquarters buildings have been changed from incandescent to high efficiency
fluorescents, and most areas have been equipped with either timers or motion and sound sensors
that shut off the lights when not occupied.
Installed electric car charging stations for employee use
Switched our fleet of corporate cars to hybrid models
Commuter Rail reimbursement is available for employees using public transportation
Energy Management System
Building renovations include the installation of Energy Management Systems that will potentially save over
20% in costs and energy consumption per year.
EBSCO water bottles and travel mugs have been given to employees to cut down on paper and styrofoam
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