Business Information
Name of Organization: 
Spruce Industries
Organization Type: 
Business Description: 
Spruce Industries is a full service janitorial / sanitation distribution company featuring Janitorial, Equipment, Paper, Chemicals, and more. Our account executives are professionals who understand your business needs and concerns. Our goal is to deliver total cost saving solutions. Our leadership team has over 40 years of industry experience and knowledge.
Contact Person: 
Daniel Josephs
Title: 
Executive Vice President
Business Location: 
759 E Lincoln Avenue
07065 Rahway , NJ
United States
40° 36' 28.8828" N, 74° 15' 25.47" W
Phone: 
732-388-9091
Email: 
daniel.josephs@spruceindustries.com
Number of Employees: 
18
Website: 
www.spruceindustries.com
Membership Date: 
Friday, January 22, 2016
Management and Leadership
Provide Environmentally Preferable Products Services
Description of Action: 

We supply the following products with the following 3rd Party Certifications: Green Seal, EcoLogo and EPA's Design for the Environment

Sustainable Janitorial Cleaning Products, 100% Recycled Paper - Roll Towel, C-Fold, Toilet Tissue, 100% Recycled Floor Mats, Sustainable Hand Soaps

Waste
Waste Reduction
Description of Action: 
We have reduced the total invoices and paper printed by over 80%.
Waste Recycling
Description of Action: 
We recycle the following materials from both our usage and our customer usage: boxes, light bulbs, plastic bottles, newspaper, shrink wrap
Energy
Energy Efficiency
Description of Action: 
During the construction of our office, we retrofitted all of our light fixtures with T8 bulbs and parabolic light fixtures. This has dramatically decreased our overall energy bills.
kWh Saved: 
3,527
Money Saved: 
4,800
Green Building Techniques
Independent Green Buiilding
Description of Action: 
Our office was designed with sustainability front of mind. The following materials were used to construct and outfit our office: 100% recycled carpet fibers, 100% recycled indoor and outdoor mats, high efficiency lighting, recycled furniture, recycled warehouse racking equipment
Environmental & Community Restoration
Environmental Success
Description of Action: 
Our COO is on the board of directors of NJGA (New Jersey Green Association). Spruce Industries also performs monthly training sessions for our customers on how to become more sustainable. We provide case studies and real world examples.