We at Bigelow Tea believe if we do the right thing, good things will follow. Across our three manufacturing facilities and our corporate headquarters, we identify opportunities and share best practices to reduce our energy use, greenhouse gas emissions and water use.
Over the past several years, we have reduced our energy consumption by over 2.5 million kWh in our Fairfield plant alone through energy efficiency measures. This translates to savings of over 2.7 million pounds of carbon, or the equivalent of planting 41 million trees.
Here are just a few examples of the things we've done in our facilities: