qprint takes recycling seriously
We recycle everything that can be recycled……..
Waste paper is shredded, binned and sent to a recycling company.
qprint offers a wide range of paper types that meet the highest standard of Australian ISO 14001 certification.
We only use Plantation and Certified Natural Forests Suppliers, these suppliers only source logs from plantation forests that are managed in accordance with Sustainable Forest Management Practices that exclude genetically modified species, or trees produced by any form of cloning technology. Hazardous Substances Pulp bleaching must be achieved through either Elemental Chlorine Free (ECF) or Total Chlorine Free (TCF) methods.
The Insert Binders qprint uses are:
- Made from polypropylene and 100% recycled board
- Feature no Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC’s) – free from PVC
- Assembled in Australia
- 70% biodegradable
- 70% recycled material
- Made to ISO9001-2000 quality standards
qprint only uses suppliers that recycle their toners and ink cartridges .Our suppliers comply with REACH (Regulation on Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals) for all chemicals and materials contained in our cartridges, and they use the ISO IEC test protocols for monochrome and colour page yields.
Other Items We Recycle:
qprint takes a holistic approach to recycling in the office, so other recycling includes:
- Plastic and tubing is given to after school care centres for craft.
- Old photocopiers and computers are donated to various Church groups when appropriate.