OfficeMax Multipurpose Carbon Neutral Copy Paper offers both quality and value. Due to its high whiteness and smooth texture, this product will produce professional standard documents and is perfect for high-speed copying, colour printing, double-sided printing and both text and graphics.
Ideal for use in copiers, laser printers, inkjet printers and fax machines.
OfficeMax A3 & A4 Carbon Neutral Multipurpose Copy Paper is certified as carbon neutral by the Carbon Reduction Institute (CRI) under the NoCO2 Program. OfficeMax New Zealand undertook the following process:
- Commissioned a Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) audit from CRI to measure the carbon footprint of their products; OfficeMax A3 & A4 Carbon Neutral Multipurpose Copy Paper. The emissions assessed include emissions generated from the raw materials, energy used in production, storage and transportation, packaging and end of life disposal. CRI’s LCA methodology follows the standards outlined by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development’s Greenhouse Gas Protocol Corporate Accounting and Reporting Standard (1), as well as the series of international standards for LCAs: ISO 14040 and ISO 14044. CRI’s assessment relied upon site-specific data from the mill, OfficeMax New Zealand operations, as well as published sources of relevant data and emissions factors.
- OfficeMax New Zealand has committed to offset the unavoidable emissions associated with the OfficeMax A3 & A4 Carbon Neutral Multipurpose Copy Paper through the purchase of units in approved projects under the Verified Carbon Standard (VCS), and
- OfficeMax New Zealand has committed to ongoing auditing of their product emissions by reporting unit sales of OfficeMax A3 & A4 Carbon Neutral Multipurpose Copy Paper to CRI on a quarterly basis.
What does Carbon Neutral Product Certification mean?
By meeting the requirements of the NoCO2 Program, OfficeMax A3 & A4 Carbon Neutral Multipurpose Copy Paper is certified as a carbon neutral product by CRI; can be promoted and marketed as such; and can display the Carbon Neutral Product Logo issued by CRI.
What Carbon Credit Project does OfficeMax New Zealand purchase units from?
The China Wind Project provides a renewable, clean energy source for power generation. Wind projects partially displace electricity currently generated from grid-connected conventional fossil fuel based thermal power plants, thereby reducing overall emissions. Furthermore, by reducing harmful pollutants in the atmosphere, the China Wind Project also provides public health and local environmental benefits. Such projects also provide economic benefits through increased investment in renewable energy and employment opportunities.
To purchase the OfficeMax A3 & A4 Carbon Neutral Multipurpose Copy Paper, go to the following link: www.officemax.co.nz