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Mosaic Board Print is Now Carbon Balanced: Here’s What That Means

Mosaic Board Print is Now Carbon Balanced: Here’s What That Means

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4 Minute read, Published: February 14, 2024

It’s the era of environmental consciousness, and businesses are increasingly taking steps to reduce their carbon footprint. Here at Mosaic Board Print, we have completed the accreditation process and are continuing our ambitious journey towards sustainability by becoming carbon-balanced. We’re also the first beer mat manufacturing company to do so!

This significant milestone marks a commitment to offsetting our carbon emissions and aligning our operations with eco-friendly practices. But what does it mean for us and our clientele?

In this blog, we’ll talk about the intricacies of our carbon balancing initiative, shedding light on the process and implications. From understanding the concept of carbon neutrality to exploring the environmental impact of beer mat production, we’ll discuss this exciting endeavour.

We’ll talk about the steps we’ve taken, explain the significance of carbon balance, and dive into the broader implications for the environment and society.

Understanding Carbon Neutrality

Carbon neutrality, at its core, means balancing carbon emissions with equivalent carbon offsets, which effectively results in a net-zero carbon footprint. For us, this entails meticulous calculations of our emissions across production, transportation and operational activities.

By investing in renewable energy sources, implementing energy-efficient technologies, and supporting verified carbon offset projects, we aim to mitigate our environmental impact. Through our eco-initiative, we’ll not only demonstrate corporate responsibility but also set a higher standard for the printing industry.

The Accreditation Process

The accreditation process is a crucial aspect of our carbon balancing initiative, ensuring transparency, credibility and accountability. This rigorous procedure follows international standards and protocols and involves third-party verification to validate our carbon footprint calculations, emission reduction efforts, and carbon offset investments.

By undergoing accreditation, we’ve demonstrated our commitment to integrity and adherence to recognised sustainability practices. This process assures our stakeholders, customers and partners that our carbon neutrality claims are credible and trustworthy.

As the first beer mat manufacturing company to complete this process, we’re solidifying our position as a leader in environmental responsibility, setting a benchmark for others in the industry to follow.

Carbon balanced, beer glass on a beer mat. The Environmental Impact of Beer Mat Production

Beer mat production may seem innocuous, but its environmental impact needs a closer look. From raw material extraction to manufacturing processes and distribution, every stage contributes to carbon emissions, water consumption, and waste generation.

The production of paper or cardboard mats involves resource-intensive processes, including deforestation, chemical treatments and energy-intensive manufacturing. Transportation also adds more emissions, as mats are distributed to breweries and pubs nationwide.

Moreover, the short lifespan of beer mats worsens their environmental footprint, often ending up in landfills after a single use. However, by exploring alternative materials, optimising manufacturing processes, and promoting reuse or recycling initiatives, we can strive towards more sustainable practices and reduce its ecological impact.

Carbon balanced, whiskey glass on a beer mat.

How We Achieved Carbon Balance and What It Means for You

Our journey towards becoming carbon-balanced started with a multifaceted approach. We meticulously assessed our carbon emissions, implemented sustainable practices, and invested in carbon offset projects.

For us, this achievement signifies more than just a numerical balance; it represents our tangible commitment to combating climate change and preserving our planet for future generations. That being said, what does this mean for you, the consumer?

It means by choosing Mosaic Board Print, you’re supporting a company dedicated to reducing its environmental footprint. It means you’ll be enjoying your favourite beverages on beer mats that are not only high-quality but also produced with sustainability in mind. Ultimately, it means that you’re making a conscious choice towards a greener, more sustainable future.

For Eco-friendly Beer Mats, Call Mosaic Board Print

Looking for creative beer mats that are also manufactured using sustainable practices? We’ve got you covered!

At Mosaic Board Print, we are the UK’s leading manufacturer of high-quality beer mats. We have years of experience supplying personalised and stock beer mats to our customers. 

With our in-house litho printing services, we can create the most unique designs, textures and patterns for your beer mats in no time. 

What’s more, our sustainability efforts have led us to complete our accreditation process, and we are now carbon-balanced.

To learn more about our products and services, click here or get in touch with us today!

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