HERFF JONES GREEN COMMITMENT

PRESERVING YOUR MEMORIES AND OUR ENVIRONMENT

One of Herff Jones’ primary objectives is to conduct business in a manner that will preserve and protect the environment, as well as the health and safety of our employees, customers and surrounding communities. We are committed to creating products in the most environmentally responsible way without sacrificing quality, price or service.

OUR ENVIRONMENTAL EFFORTS

• Recycle more than 2,150 tons of paper annually
• Recycle more than 200 tons of aluminum per year
• Paper stocks contain 10 percent post consumer fiber
• Cover board is made of 100 percent recycled materials and we recycle our metal cover dies
• Obsolete computers and monitors are sent to certified recycling centers
• Toner cartridges from our plants and offices are recycled
• Digital systems have eliminated the use of film
• Press powder is corn starch, a natural product
• Bindery glue is organic and renewable
• The majority of our inks are vegetable-based
• Paper and plates are purchased from companies that conduct business in ways that contribute to sustainable development of the earth and mankind
• Recognized with the Environmental Excellence Award for 10 consecutive years
• Adhere to environmental policies
• Receive regular inspections from outside consultants to ensure we meet and exceed government regulations

Herff Jones yearbooks are produced by people who care as much about the environment as you do.