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Eco-Practices

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Paw Print & Mail is committed to protecting our environment through these green initiatives.

Recycled House Stocks:
  • Uncoated Stock: Rolland Opaque 30 (by Cascades Papers) - 50% PCW, FSC and Ecologo certified, and manufactured using bio-gas energy

  • Coated Stock (both gloss and dull): Flo (by Sappi Papers) - 10% PCW, FSC and SFI Chain of Custody and SFI fiber sourcing certifications. 100% of the electricity used to manufacture Flo is generated using Green-e-certified renewable energy.

More Green Initiatives:
  • Inkssoy/vegetable-based inks used for all printing

  • Pressroom SolventVarn A230, ultra-low VOC, nearly odorless, zero reactivity, and water-miscible

  • Chemistry DisposalChemgon cubes to dispose of platesetter chemistry. Each 5 gallon Chemgon container converts chemistry to an inert solid which can safely be disposed of at a conventional landfill.

  • Leftover and Waste Paperdonated to local schools and daycare centers

  • Single-sided Printed Waste Stockreused on the unprinted side for internal printing and copying

  • RecyclingAll waste stock, cardboard, and trimmings are recycled

  • Energy Efficient LightingAll lighting in the shop has been replaced with high efficiency lighting ballasts and bulbs through Efficiency Vermont’s Geo-Targeting program.

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