Our Environment

We are committed to environmentally conscious practices, promoting sustainability of our planet’s natural resources.

Our environmental policy and quality systems guide our environmental procedures and processes. View a copy of our Environmental Policy below.

Supporting our companies Environmental Policy No. 5.14.4.2, Openbook Howden:

  • is Forest Stewardship CouncilĀ®(FSCĀ®) certified (certification number C106423).
  • prints using recycled stocks as requested
  • uses vegetable based inks
  • has installed 402 solar panels, providing a 99.5kW system
  • has reduced chemical use through prepress technologies
  • recycles all paper waste
  • recycles all printing plates
  • 87% of our waste is diverted from landfill
  • has installed a Power Correction Factor unit to reduce energy consumption
  • provides eCommerce facilities to reduce paper consumption
  • recycle ink cartridges