As a responsible steward of our planet, LEIPA is the leading global manufacturer of 100% FSC certified, post-consumer waste, recycled paper utilising 1.5 million tonnes per annum. LEIPA, which is headquartered in Germany, is all about passion, process and technology. As a family-owned company, it boasts six generations and more than 170 years of sustainable paper-making with a conscience. LEIPA operates in the paper and packaging markets and includes an exciting offering for the magazine, catalogue, and flyer sectors. The complete paper portfolio is FSC, PEFC, EU Ecolabel and ISEGA certified whilst also holding the prestigious Blue Angel. Additionally, the mill in Schwedt near Berlin where the paper is produced also holds ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 50001, OHSAS 18001 and the EMAS certifications.
As consumers require brand owners to be environmentally responsible, good ethics and good business have become a moral imperative. Whilst LEIPA have a huge passion for the environment, the care doesn’t just stop there. Years of experience has developed the portfolio into an extensive range of high-quality papers. The total output of 520,000 tonnes of recycled lightweight coated papers is split between two machines PM1 and PM4, the most modern LWC machine in Europe. From high gloss to matt and bulky, 51-115gsm, suitable for web, cutstar and sheet-fed processes; there is a solution for everyone. LEIPA fully understand the requirements of the publishing and retail sectors and offer a quality alternative that allows printers maximum efficiency and reliability, whilst offering value in cost and environmental conscience.