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IF YOU’RE NOT COMPLETELY READY TO MAKE THE FULL ECO-FRIENDLY LEAP, WE’VE DEVISED A LIST OF 5 EASY ECO-FRIENDLY SALON SWAPS. Eco-friendly salon swaps are the first step to becoming a planet-friendly business. Go paperless – Ditch the paper diary and welcome a digital one. There are so many great cloud-based POS systems out there. Going digital will help to limit your paper consumption and offer the ability to send email receipts. As well as being GDPR compliant (unlike paper diaries) you can take online bookings, and cut down on admin such as the end of day reports. LED lighting – A super easy swap is LED lighting. Salons are filled with lights, so swapping out standard bulbs for LED bulbs is a small...

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WITH RISING ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERNS, MORE AND MORE SALONS ARE STARTING TO DO THEIR BIT FOR THE PLANET. BELOW ARE MY TOP TEN TIPS ON HOW TO BECOME AN ECO-FRIENDLY SALON. 1 – Use a renewable energy supplier The first step to becoming an eco-friendly salon is to reduce your carbon footprint. A good place to start is changing over to a renewable energy supplier. Renewable energy is the energy that is collected from renewable resources, which are naturally replenished on a human timescale, such as sunlight, wind, rain, tides, waves, and geothermal heat.  There are plenty of providers in the UK that use renewable energy. Here are a few you should check out –  2 – Use eco-friendly disposable towels...

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