We are all about adopting sustainable practices and being ecologically responsible.

As global warming becomes more and more of an issue, we should take steps to make sure the future of those who we love is secure.

Having an environmental conscience goes beyond respecting rules and regulations. We have to understand the impact our activities have on our planet’s health. InSeconds understands that paper production is extremely harmful to the environment.

Have you ever stopped to calculate how many trees are taken down every year to supply the needs of one single institution? In the US alone we use 2.8 million sheets of paper for every 100 students at a cost of $20,000 per year.

If you consider that one tree only produces 20 rims of paper, it is necessary to take down 3 trees per student per year.

Facts about Paper and Paper Waste

  • - To produce one A4 sheet of paper an average of 5 litters of water is used.
  • - 93% of paper comes from trees.
  • - 75,000 trees are used to produce the paper that prints the Sunday New York Times.
  • - Around 682.5 gallons of oil, 26,500 liters of water, and 17 trees can be saved for each 1 ton of paper is not produced.
  • - 1/3 or more of our trash is composed by packaging
  • - 12.1 trillion sheets of paper are used by offices in the US alone per year.
  • - 33% of municipal waste and 25% of landfills is paper.
  • - One year of paper used in the US alone would be enough to build a 12 foot high wall of paper from New York to California!
  • - By 2030 the usage of paper will double. The electronic revolution and the predictionthat it would Lessen paper usage was false.
  • - Every tree produces enough oxygen for 3 people to breathe.

How many trees does your business take down a year?
There are even more environmental impacts to be taken in consideration:

InSeconds promotes practices that reduces the need for printing.

Signature online is secure and reduces the need to print, sign, and scan..

Every form of communication among franchisees, administrators, students, suppliers is digital, reducing the need for paper forms and speeding the administrative process. This eases the communication process for complaints and requests made by the student as well as email marketing for campaigns to capture leads.

Tests, quizzes, and activities can now be available online also reducing drastically the need for paper consumption.

Paper and your conscience

We understand that printing is a necessity in certain instances, for unavoidable situations InSeconds was designed with configurations that allows fonts and sizes to be adapted to a smaller yet readable scale and alerts/reminders before printing that a more economical printing is available such as black and white.

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” – Nelson Mandela