At GSB Playing Cards we care about our environment. We aim to work as eco-friendly as possible within our means. In cooperation with a printer who shares our ideology, the cards are printed on eco-friendly paper and our new design comes in eco-friendly tuck boxes. Also in our packaging we use shippingboxes that are FSC certified.
Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) labels can be found on millions of products around the world – from toilet rolls to your favourite book, to that milk carton in your fridge, and other food products.What does the label mean? Simply put: by choosing products with FSC labels, you are helping to take care of the world’s forests.
Ecolabel is a label of environmental excellence that is awarded to products and services meeting high environmental standards throughout their life-cycle: from raw material extraction, to production, distribution and disposal.The EU Ecolabel promotes the circular economy by encouraging producers to generate less waste and CO2 during the manufacturing process. The EU Ecolabel criteria also encourages companies to develop products that are durable, easy to repair and recycle.
Elemental Chlorine Free (ECF) is a technique that uses Chlorine Dioxide for bleaching of paper pulp. This process does not include Chlorine gas in bleaching process which prevents formation of dioxins and dioxin like compounds and carcinogens.Thus, ECF technology is science based Environmental Friendly technology in Paper manufacturing