Working with you for a better environment
"Brother Earth" describes our positive attitude and commitment to our communities and our planet. Our goal is to play our part to help build a society where sustainable development can be achieved by continuously considering the environmental impact of all aspects of our business operations. At Brother we will always take responsibility, act respectfully and try to make a positive difference.
Cartridges 4 Planet Ark
Brother International Australia has partnered with Planet Ark as a major sponsor in both the Retail and Corporate 'Cartridges 4 Planet Ark' recycling program. Cartridges 4 Planet Ark (C4PA) is an innovative recycling program that provides Australians with a free, easy and environmentally-accredited way to recycle their used printer cartridges. This innovative program has see over 15 million cartridges collected and recycled with a zero waste to landfill guarantee. You can drop your cartridges into participating Australia Post, Harvey Norman, Dick Smith, Tandy, The Good Guys or Officeworks stores. Find your nearest drop-off location.
Click for the Earth
"Click for the Earth" at www.brotherearth.com gives visitors to the site the opportunity to select a project they wish to support from a range of environmental projects being undertaken by Brother. Brother will donate funds to the project that is clicked. The donation amount for each project is allocated from the total fund set every year (2011:JPY15,000,000) based on the proportion of number of clicks. Anyone throughout the world can activate a click to help contribute to the environmental activities within the "Brother Earth" program. (Click limited to one per day)
ISO 14001 Environmental Management System
As part of its ongoing commitment to environmental sustainability, Brother International Australia's Environmental Management System (EMS) has been ISO 14001 certified.
Brother has a rich history of over 100 years in operation. Brother consumables are manufactured to exacting, environmentally-friendly specifications. Brother worldwide is committed to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 and by these controls we ensure that quality and reliability are built into every consumable and machine we manufacture.