Our Environmental Policy
Craigs’ recommended paper stocks are sourced from mills certified ISO 14001 in environmental management.
Computer to Plate (CTP)
Craigs is a user of CTP systems eliminating the need for film and its associated chemistry.
Vegetable Based Inks
All inks we use at Craigs are vegetable based, containing less than 1% mineral oils and are made from renewable sources.
The use of Alcohol in printing
Isopropyl Alcohol is a major source of greenhouse gas emissions in the printing industry. Craigs does not use any Isopropyl Alcohol in our printing process.
Chemical and solvent usage has been drastically reduced. Craigs recovers and recycles all our press and wash-up solution.
Wherever possible, waste generated at Craigs is separated for recycling. Active recycling occurs for Aluminum Printing Plates, Cardboard Packaging, Paper Waste, Plastic, Office Waste and Digital Print Waste Products.
Water and Energy
Craigs has undertaken many initiatives to reduce water, heating and power consumption. Improvement in this area is continuous with regular review of best practice opportunities.