winslow + partners
How does the company you are nominating exemplify the concepts of reducing, reusing and recycling? (500 character max.)
Winslow and partners is an architectural firm that promotes sustainable design and educates employees how to be aware of resource consumption and reduction of unnecessary waste. Because our building does not have a recycling program we have our own internal recycling by taking it home. We also have pledged to reduce our use of plastic by not providing water bottles, instead a glass with water to visitors and employees. We use plastic bags even trash bags, and educate employees and clients.
How does the company engage and inform employees and consumers about sustainability? (500 character max.)
Employees participate in presentations where sustainability is a topic of conversation. Additionally the office recycles, reduces energy consumption and educates both clients and employees about conscious choices. Reducing, reusing and recycling is a constant topic of conversation in the office with our employees and clients.
How does the company you are nominating give back to the community? (500 character max.)
By making conscious choices in everyday operation, Winslow and partners reduces the number of landfills, minimizes green gases and reduces water consumption. Also by educating our clients in green alternatives during the design process for systems and products that are more aligned with the cradle to cradle values.
What else would you like us to know about this company? (1,000 character max.)
We are passionate about design and about the environment. Our approach to design tries to anticipate the impact changes in technology and science and how that will affect the future of our built environment. The company was recently recognized as Phoenix Green Business Leader, becoming the first architectural firm in the City of Phoenix to earn that distinction.