Eco Friendly Exacompta!

Exacompta Lever Arch File

8th November 2023

Climate change is fast becoming one of the major issues of the modern world. As the climactic changes begin to ramp up, and their consequences are starting to be felt globally, it is more important than ever to do our bid for the environment. Taking a turn towards sustainable development and smart resources usage has become a major part of most companies’ corporate strategies!

Being on of the market leaders Exacompta Clairefontaine has for the last 40 years aimed to be an environmentally responsible corporate entity with it’ s every activity. Exacompta’s environmental policy is based primarily on the following actions that enable it to fulfil its commitment.

  • Use of sustainably managed wood. Exacompta sources all its wood from sustainably managed forests certified by PEFC or FSC. This means that the forests are managed in a way that preserves biodiversity, water resources, and soil quality. Exacompta is also committed to using more recycled wood in its products.

  • Clean and converted energy. Exacompta is committed to reducing its energy consumption and using renewable energy sources whenever possible. The company has invested in energy-efficient equipment and processes, and it is using more renewable energy, such as solar and hydropower. Exacompta has also set a goal of reducing its energy consumption by 20% by 2025.

  • Continuously promoted recycling. Exacompta promotes recycling at all levels of its operations, from the production of its products to the disposal of waste. The company has implemented recycling programs for paper, cardboard, plastic, and metal. Exacompta also recycles 95% of its production waste.

  • Production sites with waste discharge limitation. Exacompta has invested in state-of-the-art wastewater treatment systems to reduce the environmental impact of its production processes. The company also has a goal of reducing its water consumption by 10% by 2025.

Exacompta’s environmental policy is based on the principles of continuous improvement and prevention. The company is committed to reducing its environmental impact and contributing to a more sustainable future.

In addition to these actions, Exacompta is working to reduce the environmental impact of its products. For example, the company has developed a range of recycled paper products and products made from sustainable materials, such as bamboo, sugarcane, woodchips, and vegetable oil! Exacompta is also committed to reducing the packaging of its products and using more recycled materials in its packaging. Here are some examples of sustainable and eco-friendly ranges that Exacompta has to offer!

Bee Blue – The Bee Blue range is created using Blue Angel certified recycled PP, which gives a second life to old materials. In a course of a year Exacompta can recycle over 800 tons of post-consumer plastic, saving an equivalent of 150 round trips between Paris and New York!

Teksto – The whole Teksto range is made around ecological values. Manufactured using materials of plant origin, or recycled it combines sustainability with a trendy textile effect. Teksto is the organisational solution for the future in a sustainable world.

Maia – With a pearly, chic, and refined appearance, the Maïa range gives integrity to recovered and recycled materials. Manufactured using polypropylene from collected and sorted plastic containers, Maïa gives our waste a second life. A new and elegant way to review your organisation without compromising on respect for the environment!

Eterneco – Boasting excellent resistance to water thanks to the vegetable oil coating, the Eterneco range is made from board coated with vegetable oil, providing excellent water resistance and an alternative to plastic. The products in the Eterneco range are guaranteed to be resistant, durable, and easy to recycle. It offers an alternative to plastic organisational products. The unique coating provides excellent water protection, guaranteeing durable products which can still be easily recycled by removing mechanical parts.

Recycling, climate change awareness and sustainability are among Exacompta’s core values! This can be seen not only in corporate slogans, but in action as well! Here are some specific examples of Exacompta’s environmental initiatives:

  • The company has installed solar panels at its production sites in France and Morocco.

  • Exacompta has also invested in a biomass boiler at its French production site. This boiler uses wood waste from the company’s production processes to generate heat and electricity.

  • Exacompta has also developed a range of products made from sustainable materials, such as bamboo and sugarcane. These products are biodegradable and compostable.

  • Exacompta is committed to reducing the packaging of its products. The company has reduced the size of its packaging by 15% in recent years.

  • Exacompta is also using more recycled materials in its packaging. For example, the company’s cardboard boxes are now made with 100% recycled cardboard.

Exacompta’s environmental policy is a comprehensive and ambitious program. The company is committed to reducing its environmental impact and contributing to a more sustainable future!

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