Further Reference

Verdigris is about sharing information. We are doing our best to put together a definite archive of interesting and relevant material for technology providers, printing companies, service companies and print buyers.

This section is regularly updated with new reference material plus links to websites from around the world that our community might find interesting or useful. As far as we know Verdigris is the only website to pull together comprehensive international references, so we hope you find it helpful. Please feel free to let us know about sites you think we should include.



Agence de l'Environnement et de la Maîtrise de l'Energie. French Environment and Energy Management Agency. Industrial and commercial public agency, under the joint supervision of French Ministries for Ecology, Sustainable Development and Spatial Planning (MEDAD) and for Higher Education and Research.

Arbetsmiljö Verket


The Swedish Work Environment Authority is the administrative authority for questions relating to the working environment. We endeavour to reduce the risks of ill-health and accidents at work and to improve the working environment in holistic perspective. We act to realize the public policy objective of a good and developmental working environment for all.

Carbon Trust


The Carbon Trust was set up by the UK Government in 2001 as an independent company. Our mission is to accelerate the move to a low carbon economy by working with organisations to reduce carbon emissions and develop commercial low carbon technologies.



Edie (Environmental Data Interactive Exchange) is an online resource for environmental professionals, researchers and all those with an interest in green issues, bringing together practical information and in-depth yet accessible news.



The Environmental News Network publish information that will help people understand and communicate the environmental issues and solutions that face us and hopefully inspire them to get involved.

Environmental Protection UK


Environmental Protection UK's vision is of a cleaner, quieter, healthier world. We seek changes in policy and practice to minimise air, noise and land pollution, bringing together stakeholders to inform debate and influence decision making.



Envirowise offers free, independent support to your business helping you to become more resource efficient and save money. Since 1994, Envirowise has helped UK industry save more than £1 billion by reducing waste early on in their business processes.

EU Ecolabel for Copying and Graphic Paper Guidelines

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Choose the EU Ecolabel for your Copying and Graphic Paper if you want to show your commitment to a better environment.

Once it's on your products, the EU Ecolabel guarantees low air and water pollution during production, hazardous substances restricted, and use of certified fibres from sustainably managed forests.



The French site of the Forest Stewardship Council for the conservation of forests and helping people lead better lives.

Heidelberg Environmental Directions and Sustainability Report


The attached documents were submitted by Heidelberg.