Small Business Travel: Go Green to save the Green

Apr 19, 2010 11:58 AM ET

Taiga Company Blog

What have the implications of the current economic crisis been for your small businesses?  

Small businesses today are facing several challenges- one of which is reducing costs.  To reduce travel costs, most business travel has been restricted or at least limited.  With small business resources being limited, it would seem easy to throw eco responsible travel out the window.    However, there are a variety of measures you can take to survive the crisis and still build eco aware travel into your business sustainability plan.   Begin your travel planning by tracking your flight's carbon footprint.  The United Nations International Civil Aviation Organization, ICAO, has unveiled a carbon calculation tool on its website that allows travelers to estimate the carbon footprint for any flight they take.    Click here to continue reading.  

Home to one third of the earth's trees, the Taiga is the largest land-based biosphere and encircles the globe. Its immense oxygen production literally changes the atmosphere and refreshes the planet. It is this continuous renewal that has shaped Taiga Company's vision to drive similar change in the business world. Taiga Company seeks to be the "oxygen for your business".