Our responsibility

Smarter for business and the planet.

Become a part of the solution. Smarter packaging for business, people and the planet.


Here at Carlton we aim to minimise the impact of our operations on the environment and we’re committed to reducing our greenhouse gas emissions and carbon footprint.


Our goal is to minimise the impact of our operations on the environment.


A commitment to reducing our greenhouse gas emissions and our carbon footprint.


Smart service strategies, ensuring sustainable product for your business and consumers.


On-going investment in product innovation, reducing packaging waste and decrease costs.


At Carlton we don’t stand still.

We continually report on GHC inline with the SECR scope 1 and 2 regulations. We strive to continue to improve not only our carbon footprint as a business but also our business partners and consumer’s environmental impact.

Our on-going investment in product innovation ensures we provide our clients with the smarter way methodology. Our goal is to reduce packaging waste increase consumer loyalty and decrease operational cost in all supply chains areas. We achieve this through ingenious product innovation and smart service strategies focusing on your operation, to ensure you deliver a sustainable product for your business and consumers.

Forest Stewardship Council

Carlton Packaging has been certified with the FSC® for over 5 years.

The Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC® ) is a global, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the promotion of responsible forest management worldwide. FSC defines standards based on agreed principles for responsible forest stewardship that are supported by environmental, social, and economic stakeholders.

To learn more, visit www.fsc.org.’


Carlton Packaging has been a trusted partner of Ecovardis for over 3 years and currently rated in the top 5% of packaging companies for our sustainability commitments.

EcoVadis is the world’s largest and most trusted provider of business sustainability ratings, Ecovardis envision a global marketplace where sustainability intelligence influences every business decision helping Carlton improve economies, people’s lives and the planet.


Carlton has partner with Sedex who believe every person working in the supply chain should have equality, a safe place to work, and the means to support themselves and their families, free of bribery and corruption, using sustainable methods that keep the environment intact for future generations.

To meet our vision, Sedex purpose is to collaborate with organisations to provide the most trusted and efficient information, tools, and services to manage risk and drive responsible business in global supply chains.

IS0 14401

Carlton Packaging are accredited with ISO 14001: 2015. This standard is the most important standard within the ISO 14000 series. ISO 14001 specifies the requirements of an environmental management system (EMS). An EMS is a systemic approach to handling environmental issues within an organisation.

The ISO 14001 standard is based on the Plan-Check-Do-Review-Improve cycle. ISO 14001 certification show Carlton Packaging commitment to the environment and more efficient conscious use of the earth’s resources.

ISO 9001

Carlton Packaging are accredited with ISO 9001: 2015. This looks at ‘Quality’ with an aim to improve operational efficiency and customer satisfaction.The standards are designed to ensure that companies meet the needs of their customers and stakeholders whilst meeting statutory and regulatory requirements.

Over one million companies worldwide are independently certified making ISO 9001 one of the most widely used management tools in the world, encouraging best practice and improving business performance.

Carbon Neutral Britain

Carlton Packaging has been working closely with Carbon Neutral Britain to measure and offset our carbon footprint to become Certified as a Carbon Neutral Business.

Carbon Neutral Britain is the UK’s Carbon Offsetting Initiative – helping businesses make an impact on Climate Change. All of our carbon offsetting projects are verified to the highest standards via the four largest Carbon Certifications in the world – the Verified Carbon Standard (VCS), Gold Standard Voluntary Emission Reductions (VER), UK and EU Emissions Trading Standard (EU + UK ETS), and the United Nations Certified Emission Reductions (CER) programmes.