I did something a little unusual for a wedding photographer the other day – I asked GreenUnion to audit MyWeddingStory for environmental sustainability. They use their own GreenGuage system to assess businesses against ten areas of sustainable management measures. I’m pretty pleased (OK VERY pleased) to report that MyWeddingStory received a very creditable 9 out of 10 for “greenness”.
Some of the things that counted in our favour were
2. Of course we use recycled office products wherever possible – paper, laser toner, packaging, whatever.
3. Growing our own food didn’t hurt either
And what’s all that got to do with wedding photography? It wasn’t part of a promotion or marketing drive – it’s just something we do. But it does give me a snappy strap line:
MyWeddingStory – because your wedding story needn’t cost the earth…