Sustainability


Knoll Printing & Packaging announced as Global Compact LEAD

UN Global Compact

Knoll has been identified as being among the most highly-engaged participants of the UN Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative. Knoll also has the distinction of being selected as the only SME in manufacturing globally for Global Compact LEAD.

Knoll has demonstrated its commitment to the UN Global Compact this year by participating in Action Platforms on decent work in the global supply chain and reporting on SDGs. Each UN Global Compact Action Platform convenes business, Global Compact Local Networks, leading experts, civil society, Governments and UN partners to solve complex and interconnected issues and innovate around the Sustainable Development Goals.

Please take a moment to read the Communication on Progress learn more about Knoll’s company-wide sustainability initiatives, click here.

Knoll Packaging is committed to sustainability and a better world.

We consider design innovation to be the most relevant lever to promote environmentally friendly practices by offering alternative options for plastic components and wherever possible, recyclable, and renewable materials. We aim to reduce 200 tons of plastic from our supply chain by 2020, and to only supply packaging made from use of FSC compliant materials.

Knoll Ecoform™

A new plant material made from bamboo, wood and sugar cane fibers, which can be used as an alternative to thermoformed plastic platforms. 100% biodegradable, can be molded, cut to order and color matched.

Sustainable Options:

  • 100% Recyclable Materials
  • FSC Papers
  • Biodegradable Ribbons
  • Biodegradable Polybags
  • Recyclable Mylar
  • Eco-Friendly Films

Knoll Social Responsibility (KSR): Beyond Packaging for a better world

In 2018, Knoll joined the United Nations Global Compact as a pledge to protect our people and planet.

  • Recognizes the importance of sustainability development
  • Ensures that business activities do not have an adverse impact on people, planet and prosperity.
  • Adheres to the ten principles of the United Nations Global Compact, including protecting the environment.

We believe in the highest level of conduct and are committed to operating in an environmentally, socially and economically responsible manner. Read our Corporate Policy and Supplier Code of Conduct to read more.


Contact us today at +1 516 621 0100 to speak with a representative about your custom project.

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