Colorchrome’s Commitment to Sustainability

We are committed to the sustainability of our practices, processes, and products. We are proud to offer a wide-range of sustainable, green, and eco-friendly materials. Some of our most common are listed below, but don’t hesitate to reach out to an Account Executive for more information.

Business Practices


  • Our HP latex inks are GREENGUARD Gold certified and water-soluble.
  • We dispose of our waste inks through Clean Management Environmental Group.
  • We participate in our vendor’s acrylic recycling program.
  • Colorchrome constantly tests sustainable and eco-friendly materials to provide greener solutions for our clients, while maintaining the quality you expect from us.
  • We prioritize materials Made in the USA at local, state, and national levels.
  • All of our production is done under one roof in Norcross, Georgia.


  • We regularly source GREENGUARD, FSC, & LEEDs certified materials as well as PVC-free options.
  • We use mouldings and stretcher bars certified by the Forest Stewardship Council.

Packaging & Shipping

  • We frequently use shippers and couriers dedicated to achieving carbon-neutrality.
  • Our crates are created from sustainably forested wood and cardboard containing recycled material.
  • Our team packages your art as efficiently as possible, cutting down on wasteful packaging and CO2 emissions.


  • We provide an electric car charging station for our staff.
  • Our fixtures are engineered for water-conservation.
  • Our facility is powered by LED lightbulbs.
  • We engage in facility-wide recycling using Waste Management.
  • Our office uses FSC certified paper in our copiers/printers.
  • We invite an independent ethical-sourcing audit every three years.
  • Our production and workplace procedures adhere to strict ethical and safety standards

Sustainable Solutions


  • Pacifica Matte Paper**
  • Alternative Photo Matte Paper**
  • Premium Archival Matte Paper** – FSC Certified
  • Giclée Smooth & Textured Watercolor Paper**
  • Hahnemühle German Etching Paper** – 100% cotton

Rigid Substrates

  • Eagle/Falconboard**
  • Medex MDF Fiberboard – Formaldehyde free
  • BeaverBoard**
  • Glass**
  • PETG Plastic**
  • ChromaLuxe Aluminum**
  • Wood Veneer (Ajiro Plank) – LEED Certified
  • Plywood**
  • Styrene** – No toxic substances used in manufacturing process
  • Soundcore® Acoustic Panels** – VOC free


  • Beaver TexStyles® NatureSeries**

* PVC-free, ** Recyclable


  • DS Terralon* – Manufactured from 31% post-consumer waste & LEED certified
  • DS Terralon Regatta*
  • DS Terralon Smooth*
  • DS Nolar** – FSC Certified
  • DS Nolar Sailcloth** – FSC Certified

Window Film

  • Lintec (Wincos) 2000 Series*


GREENGUARD Gold Certified

  • 3M Envision LX480mC*
  • 3M Envision 48C*


  • Instashield Floor Guard*
  • Lintec Protect Laminate*
  • 3M Envision Matte Overlaminate 8550*
  • 3M Envision Luster Overlaminate 8549*
  • 3M Envision Gloss Overlaminate 8548*


We prioritize using vendors who:
  • Are committed to reforestation
  • Use reclaimed wood when appropriate
  • Feature organic materials that using woods sourced from FSC active reforestation programs
  • Verify suppliers annually to ensure they are following FSC and PEFC rules and regulations to procure raw materials
  • Use polystyrene moulding made from 80% recycled materials, complying with CA Prop 65
  • Ensure their suppliers adhere to the Lacey Law (prohibits the trade of wildlife, fish, and plants that have been illegally taken, processed, transported, or sold)
  • Enforce regulatory measures including: Certification of Origin, updated banned countries for logging, and individual country restrictions
  • Feature 100% handmade products and support local economies by preserving artisanal techniques
  • Verify suppliers to ensure compliance with child labor and anti-slavery laws
  • Use recycled and environmentally friendly packaging materials


  • Committed to reforestation
  • Museum Rag Mats
    • Made of 100% virgin cotton-cellulose fiber
    • Tested (in accordance with TAPPI Method T-236) to be free of groundwood and lignin
    • Free of metal particles, residual bleach, peroxide, or other impurities that lead to the degradation of the board or adjunct artwork

We Bring Your Vision to Life

Our specialists would love to hear your needs, share our capabilities, and start collaborating to ensure your next project is visually exceptional.