Minimizing the environmental impact of our products is important to us!
That's why we only use 100% recycled paper for our greeting cards, bookmarks and gift wrap.
The stock we choose is also acid free and manufactured without chlorine. The manufacturers of the paper in Austria and the UK have ISO 14001 Environmental Management System in use (explained below).
We have two types of recycled paper we use for our cards, bookmarks and gift wrap:
1. Contains 75% post consumer waste and 25% pre-consumer waste.
2. Contains 100% post consumer waste.
Both papers we use have the following credentials:
Ensures archival life.
ISO 9706 Longlife
Paper is guaranteed to last up to 100 years.
Manufactured process chlorine fee, without the use of any additional chlorine or chlorine compounds.
ISO 14001 EMS
ISO 14001 sets out the criteria for an environmental management system and can be certified to. It maps out a framework that a company or organization can follow to set up an effective environmental management system.
Our giclée prints are archival quality. They are printed using pigment-based inks on 100% cotton mould-made paper from Lorraine, France. The paper is acid-free has no optical brightening agents (permanent in accordance with ISO 9706), and has fungicidal treatment to prevent the appearance of mould. This is the same paper Nathan uses for the original illustration and is considered one of the finest art papers in the world.