Orr & Reno Accepted into the NH Environmental Services’ Aspiring Leaders Program

Orr & Reno, PA was recently accepted as the first law firm in the state to participate in the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services Aspiring Leaders program in. Orr & Reno is a full-service law firm located in Concord, New Hampshire with a statewide presence and a strong commitment to conserving resources and protecting the environment.

The Aspiring Leaders program is a voluntary program that encourages better environmental performance.  It is the first tier of the NH Environmental Leadership Initiative for New Hampshire businesses that improve the state’s economy and environment. The New Hampshire Environmental Leadership Initiative was created in December 2007 to achieve sustainability through adoption of best business practices.  By signing a pledge of environmental performance and setting goals for best practices in reduction and recycling of office paper, Orr & Reno has been accepted into the program for the period 2008-2011. The firm committed to recycle all of its office paper within the next three years, among other things, and to provide yearly progress reports to the state. In addition, the firm has started purchasing 30% post-consumer content recycled paper to further improve their environmental performance.
“Orr & Reno is very proud to be the first law firm in the state to achieve  ‘Aspiring Leader’ status in New Hampshire’s Environmental Leadership Initiative,” said the firm’s President, John A. Malmberg.  “Our law firm is committed to adopting best practices to preserve resources, protect the environment and save costs to our clients.”