Carbon neutral printing systems by Konica Minolta

Konica Minolta - Enabling Carbon Neutrality

With its carbon neutral printing service, Konica Minolta offers its European customers a comprehensive climate action solution that combines CO2 reduction and offsetting in a single programme, called Enabling Carbon Neutrality. Carbon neutral printing can be applied across the entire printing spectrum, from small multifunction set-ups to large manufacturing systems. 

The company's European HQ at Langenhagen near Hannover in Germany, from where the European programme is managed, has now gone one step further and become carbon neutral. All emissions, from energy consumption to staff commuting to business travel, are now offset thanks to Konica Minolta’s support of various wind farm and water filtration projects in China, Morocco and Kenya. 
 

"It is our shared responsibility to reduce our impact on the environment and help slow global warming. At Konica Minolta, environmental protection is a central aspect of our corporate philosophy. It is embedded in our Ecovision 2050 project by way of specific targets. With our Enabling Carbon Neutrality programme, we are offering our customers the option of making their own contribution to climate action. As a carbon neutral European HQ, we are delighted to be leading by example."

Olaf Lorenz
General Manager International Marketing Division
Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe

Success stories of our customers

lavera Naturkosmetik

All natural cosmetics by lavera are carbon neutral, along with raw materials, packagings, logistics, disposal, and the whole laverana company.

lavera Naturkosmetik

All natural cosmetics by lavera are carbon neutral, along with raw materials, packagings, logistics, disposal, and the whole laverana company.

lavera Naturkosmetik

All natural cosmetics by lavera are carbon neutral, along with raw materials, packagings, logistics, disposal, and the whole laverana company.

lavera Naturkosmetik

All natural cosmetics by lavera are carbon neutral, along with raw materials, packagings, logistics, disposal, and the whole laverana company.

CEWE photobooks carbon neutral

Every CEWE photobook and all CEWE brand products are carbon neutral. That also includes CEWE CALENDARS, CEWE CARDS, and CEWE WALL PICTURES. CEWE offsets all unabated carbon emissions from production.

Bergzeit's catalog

Bergzeit supplies gear for mountaineering enthusiasts. Their catalogs are printed with carbon neutrality by Mohn Media.

Sympatex and bleed functional wear

A true novelty in sustainable functional clothing: The “guaranteed green” membrane from Sympatex – 100 percent recyclable, PTFE-free, PFC-free, and carbon neutral. Processed into a carbon neutral outdoor jacket by bleed.

CEWE photobooks carbon neutral

Every CEWE photobook and all CEWE brand products are carbon neutral. That also includes CEWE CALENDARS, CEWE CARDS, and CEWE WALL PICTURES. CEWE offsets all unabated carbon emissions from production.

Port International – carbon neutral fruit

Located near the Port of Hamburg, the family-run Port International has been trading in fruit and vegetables for 140 years. The company was one of the first to introduce organic and fair trade bananas

Port International – carbon neutral fruit

Located near the Port of Hamburg, the family-run Port International has been trading in fruit and vegetables for 140 years. The company was one of the first to introduce organic and fair trade bananas

Port International – carbon neutral fruit

Located near the Port of Hamburg, the family-run Port International has been trading in fruit and vegetables for 140 years. The company was one of the first to introduce organic and fair trade bananas

Port International – carbon neutral fruit

Located near the Port of Hamburg, the family-run Port International has been trading in fruit and vegetables for 140 years. The company was one of the first to introduce organic and fair trade bananas

BABOR – carbon neutral luxury cosmetics

BABOR stands for luxury cosmetics made in Germany. Owner-run in its third generation, the company set up a distinctive plan for sustainability: the Green Agenda, providing answers and solutions in the

BABOR – carbon neutral luxury cosmetics

BABOR stands for luxury cosmetics made in Germany. Owner-run in its third generation, the company set up a distinctive plan for sustainability: the Green Agenda, providing answers and solutions in the

FOCUSWATER – Carbon Neutral drinks

FOCUSWATER is the modern, low-calorie drink with a sophisticated mixture of vitamins and minerals. It thus supplies the body with important elements of daily needs and does not contain any artificial

Nectar – Carbon Neutral Sleeping

Nectar has always sought ways to help people sleep better at night, and part of that fuels their attention to climate action. For three years they have been on an ongoing journey to address the

LEON – Carbon Neutral Burgers & Fries

Naturally Fast Food brand LEON has become the first to serve a carbon-neutral burger and fries range in its more than 60 locations across the UK. For this, LEON is measuring, reducing, and offsetting

Plenaire – Carbon Neutral Skin Care

Plenaire is from the French expression for “in the open air”, having the qualities of natural air and light. Holistically it is derived from the 1840 painting technique “en plein air”; emphasizing

Minor Figures - Carbon Neutral Oat Drink

Minor Figures makes plant-based, 100% vegan products to lift its customers' coffee and mind - either in their homes or at their favourite local spot. Through working with ClimatePartner they measured

Superzero Shampoo Bar goes Carbon Neutral

Superzero did, as the name suggests, literally start from zero: their personal care products are derived from natural chemistry, require no plastic packaging, are carbon minimized, and contain no

Ukuthula – Carbon neutral outdoor clothing

Ukuthula Sportswear aims to sustainably accompany individuals in their outdoor activities. Their clothes are designed to be a second skin: light, breathable and comfortable, whether cold or hot, windy

Ukuthula – Carbon neutral outdoor clothing

Ukuthula Sportswear aims to sustainably accompany individuals in their outdoor activities. Their clothes are designed to be a second skin: light, breathable and comfortable, whether cold or hot, windy

Zanier – carbon neutral gloves

Read the full success story here: Zanier’s climate action – fits like a glove Zanier has been famous for high-quality gloves made for extreme conditions since 1969. Sustainability has always been

Zanier – carbon neutral gloves

Read the full success story here: Zanier’s climate action – fits like a glove Zanier has been famous for high-quality gloves made for extreme conditions since 1969. Sustainability has always been

biologon – carbon neutral Crunchy mixes

The Tirol-based family business biologon has been passionately producing crunchy cereal and granola mixes baked in a rack oven in the traditional way and gently hand-mixed muesli and porridges from controlled organic farms since 2010.

Tiny Life by Atelier Seitz GmbH

When most trade fairs were cancelled in the spring of 2020 due to the corona pandemic, Atelier Seitz GmbH, which specialized in trade fair construction, was faced with a financial challenge. It has overcome it in creative fashion.

Climate action at Lenzing and Suominen

This collaboration shows how joint efforts in climate action work across the supply chain. Lenzing's carbon neutral Lyocell fibers are used by Suominen for the production of carbon neutral nonwovens, building the basis for consumer products such as wet wipes.

One for life: Climate action at SIGG

For more than 100 years, SIGG has been manufacturing drinking bottles that can be seen all over the world. With innovative solutions, the Swiss company has succeeded in reducing the ecological