Sports nutrition bar manufacturer Clif Bar
motivates staff members to carpool, walk,
bike or take public transportation to work
by having them earn points for making
eco-friendly commutes. At the end of each
month, employees are rewarded with gift
certificates up to $60 at such places as
Whole Foods. Other ideas for addressing
workplace commuting may be found by
consulting these resources:
• Best Workplaces for Commuters
( www.bwc.gov) provides information
for employers and employees looking
for gas-guzzling alternatives.
• The Sacramento Transportation
Management Association helps more
than 87,000 commuters find alternatives
to commuting to work. Its Web site,
offers checklists and advice on riding
bikes to work.
transportation/ commute.asp provides
ways for employers to help reduce
motor vehicle mileage.
• Calculate the financial and environmental
benefits of alternative transportation:
• Check out www.carfree.com,
which “proposes a delightful solution
to the vexing problem of urban
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