Charity-specialist printer achieves two green certifications

Charity-specialist printer achieves two green certifications The PEFC award certifies timber and paper products come from responsibly managed forests.Blackmore Ltd has nearly 100 years of experience: its charity clients include MIND (National Association for Mental Health), Help the Aged, The Stroke Association, Cancer Research, and RNLI. Howard Lake | 4 August 2007 | News Blackmore, a printer specialising in the charity sector, has been awarded two major certifications (FSC and PEFC) which recognise its commitment to greener printing practices. Only 70 other printers in the UK have received these certifications.The two environmental certifications are the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) and Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC). To achieve them Blackmore has met strict criteria such as ensuring paper has come from a forest which is well managed according to environmental, social and economical standards.The FSC certification, which can be printed on products specified on certified materials, confirms that the paper has been tracked from the forest through to the end product, known as the chain of custody. It has become one of the most recognisable sustainable forestry logo with consumers due to its backing by environmental organisations including Greenpeace, Friends of the Earth and World Wildlife Fund and used by many major companies. Advertisement Tagged with: Awards Individual giving About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.  28 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis

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