Sustainability is one of WEPA UK’s core values, and we are the biggest supplier of 100% recycled household paper in the UK. Alongside its global parent brand, WEPA UK is committed to minimising the environmental impact of its operations by meeting all legal requirements and meeting industry standards wherever possible.
This is supported by comprehensive internal environmental management systems and achieving external environmental certifications for WEPA UK’s operations.
The Bridgend Paper Mill holds the ISO 14001 environmental certification and the BS OHSAS 18001 for safety.
At WEPA UK we sell FSC® certified products (FSC® C002754). We supply virgin fibre as well as recycled materials.
We have careful river management policies in place.
Our global parent brand has launched Hybrid Fair Fibre toilet tissue and kitchen roll.
Hybrid Fair Fibre is the intelligent combination of recycled fibres and pure pulp from responsible sources. 30% of the product is made from recycled fibres, giving it a 20% improved environmental footprint compared to pure pulp products.
Hybrid Fair Fibre hygiene paper meets consumer needs for environmental friendliness as well as comfort. More than 80% of consumers say they’re just as likely to choose the hybrid products as pure pulp products.