Through nearly two centuries of high-quality paper production, the business has been carefully stewarded and nurtured by six generations of the Cropper family and is renowned globally for expertise in colour, dedicated responses to the most challenging custom projects and award-winning commitment to high standards of sustainability.
As part of that commitment, James Cropper became FSC-certified in 2006 ensuring the from harvest site and pulp mill, to end product, we employ effective fibre traceability procedures which provide assurance of the legality of wood, biodiversity and sustainable land use practices throughout.
Forests provide a range of ecosystem services that are vital to society and human well-being; clean air, protection against soil erosion, regulate local and global climates, enhance water retention, facilitate pollination and improve landscape aesthetics.
Forests also play an important role in the mitigation of climate change, as they are the Earth's main carbon sink. With the help of forest managment, today, European forests are growing and stand 30% larger in area than they did in the 1950s!
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