Sustainability at Nosco

Nosco is committed to being an ever-improving contributor to saving our planet’s resources. That is why when it comes to sustainability and social responsibility, we are “all in.”

SUSTAINABLE FORESTRY INITIATIVE (SFI®)

As part of its broad commitment to corporate social responsibility, Nosco meets the rigorous requirements of the Sustainability Forestry Initiative’s (SFI) Fiber Sourcing Standard for cartons and enclosures.

  • SFI’s Fiber Sourcing standard serves as a designated guideline for organizations that do not own or manage land, but that do procure wood directly from forests.
  • Nosco customers have access to SFI on-product logos and taglines that promote sustainable forest management throughout North America.

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FOREST STEWARDSHIP COUNCIL (FSC®)

As part of its commitment to sustaining the future of printed packaging, Nosco is now FSC® Chain-of-Custody Certified for Digital Cartons at its ODSC facility in Bristol, Pennsylvania.

  • FSC's standards work to uphold the principles for responsible forest stewardship that are supported by environmental, social, and economic stakeholders.
  • Nosco customers have access to FSC on-product logos and taglines that promote responsible forest management worldwide.
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SUSTAINABILITY EFFORTS & RESPONSIBLE MANUFACTURING

Nosco has initiatives in place to sustainably operate all of our facilities and processes. Here's a look at just a few of our company-wide social responsibility efforts:

  • Employee-based Green Team institutes recycling programs in all facilities to reduce carbon emissions.
  • Recycling of our post-production refuse (printing plates, electronics, solvents, wood, plastic, paper, steel and batteries.
  • Research and implementation of products with minimal VOCs, such as UV ink.
  • Partnership with the Sustainable Forestry Initiative through our certified fiber sourcing certification.

As a result of these efforts, Nosco holds a silver corporate social responsibility rating from EcoVadis.

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SUSTAINABILITY WITH HP INDIGO PRINTING

Nosco encourages sustainability through our work with HP Indigo digital print. This form of printing helps save customers time, costs and materials, and are made with the Design for Environment (DfE) strategy in mind.

  • HP Indigo inks and supplies are free of substances listed on the U.S. federal list of hazardous air pollutants.
  • HP Indigo presses have on-board solvent recapture systems, in which emissions are disposed.
  • There are no toxic air contaminants in HP ElectroInks.