Environmental Responsibility

Proud of Our Commitment to the Environment

Care about the environment? We do.

At Ampersand, we go way beyond merely complying with regulations. We innovate and invest heavily in solutions that protect the environment — and inspire other companies to do the same.

Here are just some of our investments and initiatives:

Bullfrog Powered

Our 24,000 square-foot facility is 100% Bullfrog Powered with green electricity originating exclusively from wind and low-impact hydro facilities that meet or exceed Environment Canada’s EcoLogo standard for renewable electricity.


Waste Reduction

We reduce waste through:

  • JDF digital workflow automation
  • Chemistry free printing plates
  • Filtration processes that prolong the life of chemistry used in the printing process
  • Recycling and minimal paper waste
  • Recycling of printing plates
  • Process controls and the latest machinery

FSC® Certified

We offer responsibly-sourced FSC-certified paper as an option for environmentally conscious customers.


Rainforest Alliance Certified

Ampersand is certified by the Rainforest Alliance for meeting rigorous standards designed to protect ecosystems, safeguard the well-being of local communities and improve productivity. Our Rainforest Alliance Certified seal is an internationally recognized symbol of our commitment to environmental, social and economic sustainability to ensure a brighter future for us all.