Sustainable Paper Practice

30 Apr 2024
Sustainable Paper Practice

We provide paper that is certified by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) UK.

In today's world, sustainability has become a key concern for businesses and individuals alike. As a paper supplier, it's important we offer products that are both high-quality and environmentally friendly. 

The FSC certification guarantees that the paper supplied is sourced from forests that adhere to strict ethical and environmental standards. This helps protect wildlife habitats and prevent deforestation.

What does the FSC UK certification means and how can it benefit your business and the environment.

What is FSC UK?
The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is an international, non-governmental organisation that promotes responsible management of the world's forests. FSC UK is the UK chapter of this global organisation. The FSC's certification system ensures that forests are managed in a way that preserves their biodiversity and ecological functions while supporting local communities and respecting the rights of Indigenous Peoples.

Supporting Local Communities
FSC-certified forests are managed in a way that respects the rights of local and Indigenous communities. By choosing FSC-certified paper, you are supporting these communities and their livelihoods.

Market Advantage
Many businesses and consumers are now prioritising sustainability when making purchasing decisions. Using FSC-certified paper can give your business a competitive edge and appeal to environmentally conscious customers.

Transparency and Accountability
FSC certification provides a traceable and transparent supply chain, giving you confidence in the paper you use.

How to Identify FSC UK Certified Paper

FSC-certified products bear the FSC logo, which is a recognisable tree and checkmark design. There are different types of FSC certification labels:

  • FSC 100%: Indicates that the product is made entirely from FSC-certified forests.
  • FSC Mix: Indicates that the product contains a mix of FSC-certified and other controlled materials.
  • FSC Recycled: Indicates that the product is made from 100% recycled materials.

Why Choose FSC UK Certified Paper?
FSC-certified paper comes from forests that are managed sustainably, meaning that the forest's health and biodiversity are preserved. This ensures that future generations of people and wildlife, can continue to benefit from these forests .