Case Studies

We have written and video case studies showcasing the achievements of some of our members.

Webstar Limited

As a leading New Zealand provider of long run directory, catalogue and magazine products and services, we recognise our responsibility to make a real contribution to the sustainability of our industry and in turn our country. For us, the Enviro-Mark programme’s encouragement to reduce waste in all facets of our business made absolute sense. Reducing waste means reduced costs, keeping us both competitive and sustainable in a commercial sense.

Treescape Limited

Treescape have a highly visible brand, seen in the community operating a fuel-hungry fleet of machinery that clears land and cuts down trees. The public don’t often see the pest eradication, planting and restoration projects we are also involved in every day. We wanted to use the certification as a way of communicating our commitment to the environment, and use it as a vehicle to improve on our environmental management.

Caffe L'affare

Iconic Wellington café and coffee roaster, Caffe L’affare has found that a focus on environmental management has benefited all its business processes. Caffe L’affare Roaster Dan Wilcox chatted over a perfectly brewed cup with Enviro-Mark Membership Manager, Kristin Flanagan.

Auckland City Toyota

Auckland City Toyota has gone to extra lengths in the Enviro-Mark programme, showing a real commitment to the environment. Learn about real savings and achievements in this video case study.

Babcock NZ Limited

Leading ship repair and marine engineering company Babcock NZ and a major customer, the Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN), have used the Enviro-Mark programme to provide structure to their joint environmental management system.


Wellington leading corporate wardrobe supplier Booker~Spalding has been a pioneer in driving environmental improvements through its business.

Croxley Stationery Ltd

For leading wholesale, distribution and manufacturing company - Croxley Stationery Ltd - environmental management is a cornerstone of its business. Health, Safety and Environment Manager,  Tony de Felice,  discusses the benefits.

EcoTech Solutions

With a 60% reduction in waste sent to landfill and significant resource savings, EcoTech Solutions (ecostore's manufacturing division) is benefiting from a comprehensive environmental management system.

Fusion Print

Fusion Print has clearly differentiated itself in the Waikato printing market through a whole-hearted commitment to sustainability.

Inter-Weave Ltd

Since focusing on its environmental performance, interior furnishing fabric designer and manufacturer Inter-weave Ltd has dramatically reduced its waste and secured prestigious international contracts.

Label and Litho

With significant cost savings and a string of awards, Label and Litho, the largest label printing company in the lower North Island, is committed to environmental management.

Logan Brown Restaurant & Bar

Award-winning Wellington restaurant Logan Brown is a hospitality sector leader in environmental management. Restaurateur Steve Logan discusses their environmental focus and the benefits to the business.


Phonak, the Swiss-based supplier of miniature hearing systems and associated communication devices, has a global focus on more sustainable business practices.

Porirua Auto Crash Repairs Ltd

Porirua Auto crash is a collision repair facility that prides itself on its current environmental performance and is setting ambitious goals for the future. Quality Facilitator Sue Butterfield explains their focus.


With 40% reductions in waste to landfill and electricity use, energy network provider Powerco has well and truly embraced environmental management.

Why did your organisation decide to focus on an environmental management system (EMS)?

As a responsible company, we have always focused on minimising our environmental impacts and maximising our commitment to sustainability. This cannot be separated from our focus on being a safe and healthy work place. It made sense that, if we were to have an EMS in place, it should be externally audited to provide assurances of integrity to stakeholders.

Southern Colour Print

With a 70% reduction in waste to landfill and a 30% reduction in the electricity used in printing, Southern Colour Print is achieving real benefits from its environmental management system (EMS).

Te Ngahere

An environmental management system (EMS) is an ideal fit for a native forest management company. Te Ngahere General Manager, Shaun Maclaren discusses the company’s environmental focus.

Toyota New Zealand Ltd

Tom Fraser speaks with staff at four Toyota dealerships across New Zealand to find out what the Enviro-Mark Programme means to them, and how it has made changes in the workplace.

Treescape Limited

Treescape has become the first arboriculture company in New Zealand to achieve Enviro-Mark certification. Treescape QEST Coordinator, Anita Fleming discusses their achievements.

Wellington Business Forms Ltd

With a 90% reduction in waste to landfill and partnerships with other environmentally aware businesses, Wellington Business Forms is benefittng from its environmental focus.