Urbana, MD, March 25, 2015 – In 2014 Legal & General America shredded and recycled 96,250 pounds or 48.15 tons of paper materials.
According to The Shredding Company Inc, the firm used for secure document destruction, Legal & General America’s Urbana, MD office “has had a beneficial impact on the environment” by saving:
• 337,050 gallons of water
• 158.89 cubic yards of landfill space
• Greenhouse gas emissions by 48.15 metric ton of carbon equivalent (MTCE)
• 18,297 gallons of oil
• 818.55 trees
• Enough energy to power 48 average American homes for six months
Legal & General America is committed to Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives like the paper recycling project.
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Megan Morris, Creative Services Specialist
Legal & General America life insurance products are issued by Banner Life Insurance Company, Urbana, MD and William Penn Life Insurance Company of New York, Garden City, NY. Banner is licensed to do business in 49 states and the District of Columbia. William Penn does business exclusively in New York; Banner does not solicit business there.