Union Offset Environmental Policy


Union Offset Printers is a commercial printing operation, which provides a fully integrated range of printing, distribution, sales and financial support services to our valued clients. This statement represents our general position on environmental issues and the policies and practices we will apply in conducting our business.

Our Mission

Union Offset Printers seeks excellence in every aspect of our business and is committed to minimising the environmental impacts of our business operations.

Our Environmental Philosophy

  • Strive to continuously improve our environmental performance and integrate recognised applicable best practice into our business operations.
  • Reduce our consumption of resources and improve efficiency in the use of these resources through the Forestry Stewardship Council (FSC) and Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification schemes (PEFC).
  • Manage waste generated from our business operations according to the principles of reduction, reuse and recycling.
  • Manage our business operations to prevent pollution.
  • Ensure environmental criteria are taken into account in the procurement of goods and services.
  • Comply with all relevant environmental legislation as well as other environmental requirements to which Union Offset subscribes.

Our Environmental Goal & Continuous Improvement

Union Offset Printers is an industry leader in environmentally responsible operations, development of new and renewed practices within Canberra. The initial, lifecycle and environmental costs and benefits of projects and programs is considered in order to reduce the impact of the operation on the environment within realistic parameters. The company achieves these goals, and seeks to continuously to improve upon them over time, through the broad participation of the management and staff.