Odds are that if you read this site you are computer literate and probably don’t need the 15 or 20 pounds of paper waste known as “phone books” that get sent to you every year.
It is fairly easy to look in the books that are sent to you, call their number and be taken off the delivery list. Even if you simply request to get one a year you will help save a lot of waste generation. Here are some handy numbers to use to tell the phone book peoples to stop.
• ATT/ Yellow Pages: 1-800-479-2977
• Verizon: 800-555-4833, press 4, then 5, then 2
• DEX: 1-877-243-8339, press 2
• Yellow Book: 1-800-929-3556, press 2