The Office Coffee Company saves 24,000 trees and 26,000 tonnes of CO2 Thursday 25 September 2014 PDF Print Customers of Gloucestershire- based firm the Office Coffee Company has saved 24,000 trees over the past year, simply by switching to a sustainable coffee supplier. They have also prevented 26,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions. The Office Coffee Company, a provider of ethical, beverages and coffee machines for businesses, has released its annual assessment of savings that have contributed to its mission to halt rainforest destruction by simply providing a great-tasting sustainable coffee option to office staff. Clients include BPE, Hazlewoods and Good Energy, the 100% renewable energy company. Each year, the Office Coffee Company calculates each customer’s contribution to the fight against deforestation – quantifying both the number of trees they have saved as well as tonnes of CO2 stored. Together, the Office Coffee Company’s customers have saved more than 24,000 trees in the past twelve months – by indulging in over 178,000 cups of sustainably sourced coffee. That’s 100 acres of rainforest, which is equivalent to over 49 football pitches or 1,500 tennis courts! “We believe every business has the responsibility – and the opportunity – to have a positive impact on the environment” commented Richard Doherty, managing director at the Office Coffee Company. “We support Cool Earth, a unique charity that protects the rainforests – by choosing to buy Cool Earth Coffee, our clients are making a real difference to the sustainability of our planet.” “We’re proud to be working with the Office Coffee Company and its clients to enable everyone to do good during their working day,” added Matthew Owen, Director at Cool Earth. …/ Notes to Editor About the Office Coffee Company The Office Coffee Company was established in 2011 to bring great-tasting, ethically sourced coffee to UK businesses. It provides ethical, fresh and affordable products that enable businesses to treat their staff and clients to great-tasting coffee in the workplace, whilst making a positive contribution to the planet. For more information, visit www.office-coffee.co.uk About Cool Earth Cool Earth is a charity that works alongside indigenous villages to halt rainforest destruction. Cool Earth puts local people back in control,giving them the resources they need to keep their forest intact. The charity works alongside 113 rainforest villages throughout the world to protect more than 410,000 acres of forest that lie directly in the path of chainsaws and bulldozers. For more information, visit www.coolearth.org Press Contact: Luan Wise, Marketing Consultant Email: firstname.lastname@example.org T: 0845 519 8288 This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Luan Wise in the following categories: Business & Finance, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.