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IP establishes world’s largest FSC manufacturing platform

Jun 25, 2009 12:00 AM,

International Paper has expanded its Forest Stewardship Council Chain-of-Custody certification to include a majority of its U.S. pulp and paper mills and a number of converting facilities across its businesses.

Mohawk sponsors Arbor Day tree planting drive

Jun 25, 2009 12:00 AM,

Mohawk Fine Papers Inc. (Cohoes, NY) is sponsoring a tree planting drive with the Arbor Day Foundation.

Unisource to present green program at HOW Design Conference

Jun 22, 2009 12:00 AM,

Paper, packaging and facility supplies distributor Unisource Worldwide Inc. will feature its “respect” program at the HOW Design Conference in Austin, TX, June 24-27.

Ricoh facilities earn ISO environmental certification

Jun 17, 2009 12:00 AM,

Ricoh Americas Corp. ( (West Caldwell, NJ) announces five of its sales, service and training facilities recently achieved ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS) certification.

Mohawk joins SGP Partnership

Jun 8, 2009 12:00 AM,

The Sustainable Green Printing Partnership welcomes the addition of Mohawk Fine Papers to the SGP Patron program as a Bronze Patron.

PRIMIR releases sustainable print study

Jun 4, 2009 12:00 AM,

In 2008, Pira Intl. conducted research for the Print Industries Market Information and Research Organization (PRIMIR) (Reston, VA) on sustainable print.

Enter to win our Environmental Excellence Awards

May 26, 2009 12:00 AM,

AMERICAN PRINTER magazine, in conjunction with the National Association for Printing Leadership (, is proud to announce the second annual Environmental Excellence Awards.

Vertis attains SFI certification

May 21, 2009 12:00 AM,

Vertis Communications, provider of targeted print advertising and direct marketing solutions to leading retail and consumer services companies, has achieved Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) program chain of custody certification for seven of its 21 advertising inserts production facilities.

InnerWorkings earns FSC certification

May 19, 2009 12:00 AM,

InnerWorkings, Inc., a leading global provider of managed print and promotional solutions for corporate clients, has earned Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Chain-of-Custody certification from the Rainforest Alliance’s SmartWood program.

Glatfelter adds sustainability section to website

May 19, 2009 12:00 AM,

Glatfelter (York, PA), a global supplier of specialty papers and engineered products, is launching a new section of its website dedicated to the topic of sustainability.

Tabs Direct receives FSC, SFI certifications

May 19, 2009 12:00 AM,

Tabs Direct (Dallas) has been granted Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) and Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Chain of Custody certification by the third party auditing body, Bureau Veritas Certification North America, Inc.

RockTenn mill earns FSC certification

May 11, 2009 12:00 AM,

Continuing its commitment to environmental responsibility, RockTenn (Norcross, GA) announces its Specialty Paperboard Products mill in Aurora, IL, has received Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) chain of custody certification.

manroland offers ecofriendly incentives

Apr 30, 2009 12:00 AM,

manroland and printing industry partners explained practical solutions for ecofriendly printing at PraxisDialog 21, held earlier this year in Offenbach, Germany.

Agfa GreenWorks program recognizes 100th winner

Apr 22, 2009 12:00 AM,

Agfa Graphics has honored its 100th customer, Sportswood Printing through its GreenWorks Recognition Program.

eSA Solutions commits to carbon neutrality

Apr 21, 2009 12:00 AM,

eSA, the digital technology subsidiary of Sandy Alexander, has agreed to purchase 130 metric tons of certified carbon offsets.

Heidelberg USA launches ‘Green Printing’ Web portal

Apr 9, 2009 12:00 AM,

Heidelberg USA has launched a new Web portal dedicated to exploring sustainable solutions for the printing industry.

Direct Group attains FSC certification

Apr 8, 2009 12:00 AM,

Direct Group, an integrated direct marketing solutions provider based in Pennington, NJ, has earned the Forest Stewardship Council’s (FSC) Chain-of-Custody (COC) certification

Cleaner Consumables

Apr 1, 2009 12:00 AM,

Ecofriendly products for the pressroom

Sustainability stories

Apr 1, 2009 12:00 AM,

The inaugural 2008 Environmental Excellence Awards were presented during an evening ceremony at Graph Expo. Winners and presenters had a great time.

Green Innovation: Washing up

Apr 1, 2009 12:00 AM, By Jill Roth

California printers go low-VOC on blankets and rollers