PrintPod have always boasted about our green credentials. 99% of all orders are produced in an ISO14001 accredited factory, using green renewal energy, FSC papers from sustainable forests in Europe and printing with vegetable oil based inks. Our packaging is environmentally friendly and delivery to your doorsteps is by overnight courier which we believe is the most eco friendly means.
In early July the factory completed installation of nearly 700 solar panels, one of the largest rooftop installations in the UK. The installation is designed to deliver 160 kw of energy, almost 50% of the power demand. The panels will even generate energy on bright moonlit nights!
The Carbon Trust reviewed the energy efficiency of the factory and suggested installation of a power perfector. Now with the solar panels the energy costs have been reduced by over 60% which obviously feeds through into our prices, especially with energy costs rising it’s reassuring to know that 50% of the power demand is supplied from the rooftop!