How Buffalo Green Products Is Helping the Environment

At Buffalo Green Products, we are all about reducing our carbon footprint, being a friend to the environment, and producing sustainable products that reduce environmental waste. We’ve worked very hard to be as environmentally conscious as possible and pride ourselves on the steps we’ve taken to become as green as possible. In today’s blog, we are going to go over some of the larger steps we have taken to become a greener company!

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Recycled Rubber Products

One of the biggest ways that we are helping to reduce our impact on the environment is through the materials we choose to use in our products, where we are sourcing those materials from, and the process we use to manufacture our parking lot safety devices. No one else makes parking lot safety products quite like we do. Buffalo Green Products uses recycled rubber from a variety of sources like tires, industrial rubber, and other materials that would typically be cast into a landfill rather than repurposed into something useful. Additionally, we choose to utilize a state-of-the-art injection molding process rather than a compression process to create our recycled rubber products. This a practice that no one else in the industry is doing and helps us to reduce waste. 

U.S. Made

At first thought, you may not think that being manufactured in the United States would make a difference when it comes to environmental impact. But, when you think about it, buying recycled rubber products from overseas takes a lot of resources. These items have to be shipped via cargo ship or plane, both of which require large amounts of fossil fuels and produce harmful exhaust. It’s also worth mentioning that much of the time when overseas companies claim their products are created using recycled rubber, that is often not the case. 

Multiple Distribution Centers

Now you may be thinking, “Well, don’t you still have shipping costs within the United States?”, and you’d be right. However, we are doing everything we can to combat how much fossil fuel we use for shipping. We have strategically placed distribution centers throughout the United States that are nearest the states that we ship to the most. That way, there is less ground to cover, and less fuel burned. 

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Help You Earn LEED Points

LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design and is a type of certification program that rates how energy efficient and environmentally friendly a given building is. The more green-minded your building and business are, the more LEED points you get. Should you obtain enough points, you move up the respected ranks from certified all the way through platinum. When you use recycled rubber parking lot safety equipment for your business, it helps you meet your sustainability goals with LEED points!

Shop Buffalo Green Products

If sustainability and being green are as important to you as they are to us, then shop Buffalo Green Products today. We produce a wide variety of parking lot safety materials that will vastly improve the safety and flow of your parking lots. All of our products are created using recycled rubber materials and are manufactured using a process that helps us create more durable and longer-lasting equipment. Check out our most popular parking lot safety products and don’t hesitate to reach out to us with any questions or to learn more about how we reduce our environmental impact on the planet!