On 17 October, 2017, the GPwA, the Green Printworld Award, established in Hungary in 2010, was presented in Kör Restaurant in the Grafisoft Park, Budapest at the “green” mini-conference held on the Environment-conscious Day organised jointly by Mérnök és Nyomdász Kft. and the Paper and Printing Technology Association.
The GPwA Award attests to the fact that, in accordance with strict criteria, a paper, printing or packaging material company is characterised by exemplary environmentally conscious thinking, outstanding technological and environment-focused management activities in terms of environmental protection and awareness-building, and exemplary results in terms of developing environmental consciousness within the industry.
In 2017, 22 organizations (18 printers, 2 packaging material manufacturers and 2 paper sellers) submitted entries for the GPwA competition organised for the seventh time. The prize was awarded on the basis of application materials and on-the-spot audits.
In 2014 and 2015, we reached four-star, and after 2016 this year, we again reached the highest, five-star rating in the competition. József Tóth, Director of Investment and Technology, took over the recognition. In addition, and we also won the Konica Minolta Special Prize.