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Sustainable products and materials

To offer our customer a sustainable product is important from both an environmental- and a business perspective. We base our definition on three important aspects:

  • Economy - encourage businesses to make investments that hinders long-term growth without harming the environment or society.
  • Society - encourage companies to improve by complying with human rights and environmental laws.
  • Environment - encourage companies to manage our natural resources correctly and minimize environmental impact.
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FSC certified

Definition Paper and Corrugated

General definition

The true value of the forest is fully recognized and integrated into communi­ties around the world. FSC is the leading driving force for improved forestry and market development, which turns the trend in the world’s forests towards sustainable use, conservation, and respect for all.

Boxon definition

To be defined as a sustainable product we require that:

  • Supplier should be certified according to FSC
  • Products should be marked according to FSC 100%, MIX or RECYCLED
  • Product should be marked with RECYCLABLE
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Definition Plastic

General definition

Under the new plans, all plastic packaging on the EU market will be recycla­ble by 2030, the consumption of single-use plastics will be reduced and the intentional use of microplastics will be restricted.

Boxon definition

  • To be defined as a sustainable product we require that:
  • The product should be produced with a minimum of 80% recycled material
  • The product should be produced from bio-based raw material such as tall oil or sugar cane base.
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Environmentally friendly stretch film
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Business ethics

Definition Wood

General definition

The true value of the forest is fully recognized and integrated into communi­ties around the world. FSC is the leading driving force for improved forestry and market development, which turns the trend in the world’s forests towards sustainable use, conservation, and respect for all.

Boxon definition

To be defined as a sustainable product we require that:

  • The supplier should be certified according to FSC or PEFC
  • The product should be marked/stamped/treated according to IPPC / ISPM 15 / KD
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Definition Labels

General definition

The true value of the forest is fully recognized and integrated into communi­ties around the world. FSC is the leading driving force for improved forestry and market development, which turns the trend in the world’s forests towards sustainable use, conservation, and respect for all.

Under the new plans, all plastic packaging on the EU market will be re­cyclable by 2030, the consumption of single-use plastics will be reduced and the intentional use of microplastics will be restricted.

Boxon definition

To be defined as a sustainable (paper) product we require that:

  • the supplier should be certified according to FSC

To be defined as a sustainable (plastic) product we require that:

  • the product should be produced from bio-based raw material such as tall oil or sugar cane base

To be defined as a sustainable (textile) product we require that:

  • the product should be produced from recycled polyester material only.
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Environmentally friendly label
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