ISO project for assessing your organisation’s sustainability

The Verdigris blog by Laurel Brunner ISO’s technical committee working on standards for the printing and publishing industries is considering a new project. The project is intended to help organisations to assess their progress towards greater environmental sustainability. The new project is tentatively called Guidance for Sustainabililty Assessments. Achieving greater environmental sustainability is easier said … Read more

Corporate greenwashing

The Verdigris blog by Laurel Brunner We hear every day almost about how some mega corporation is doing just so very much to help the planet. Most of it we know is stretching reality, the slick presentation of marketing professionals with questionable consciences. They’re just doing their jobs right? And if they are telling fibs, … Read more

Sustainable from the ground up

The Verdigris blog by Laurel Brunner New builds are a great opportunity to cut carbon footprints and facilities running costs. In the UK, Fujifilm has recently opened Fujifilm House its new UK headquarters. Built with sustainability in mind the facility has received formal certification using the Built Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method (BREEAM). This is … Read more