Business Information
Name of Organization: 
COX Printers
Organization Type: 
Business Description: 
Cox Printers strives to consistently provide clients with quality results and exceptional service, ensuring 100% customer satisfaction. Whatever your business, Cox Printers can fulfill your exact requirements. From complex full color brochures to warehousing your company stock to marketing programs that produce measurable results, Cox Printers has the solution to fit your business. Founded in 1907, the company remained in the Cox family for three generations before being acquired by the Kaufman family in 1982. Building on its reputation as one of the finest engravers, stationers and printers in the country, Cox Printers now offers state of the art pre-press capabilities, the finest offset presses and an amazing digital press department with expanding capabilities, all supported by extensive in-house mail and bindery departments... thus Cox Printers offers full service to its customers.
Contact Person: 
Michael Kaufman
Title: 
President
Business Location: 
COX Printers
1634 East Elizabeth Avenue
07036 Linden , NJ
United States
40° 38' 47.2812" N, 74° 14' 7.2816" W
Phone: 
908-928-1010
Email: 
mkaufman@coxprinters.com
Number of Employees: 
33
Website: 
www.coxprinters.com
Membership Date: 
Monday, September 22, 2014
Waste
Waste Recycling
Description of Action: 
Recycling of all paper, cardboard and pallets. Since January 2014, COX Printers has recycled @ 79,380 lbs. of material and saved @ 608 mature trees.
Lbs Saved: 
79,380
Energy
Energy Efficiency
Description of Action: 
Replacement of lighting within entire plant with energy efficient model.
kWh Saved: 
58,069
Money Saved: 
8,129
Renewable Energy
Description of Action: 

The offset presses are partially powered by a solar array on the roof of COX Printers and the computers in the graphics department are powered by two small wind turbines.

kWh Saved: 
35,000
Money Saved: 
7,000
Transportation
Transportation Other
Description of Action: 
90% of all packages are delivered via UPS Carbon Neutral program.
Green Building Techniques
Green Building Other
Description of Action: 
Calculated carbon footprint using carbon calculator developed at the University of California Berkley, and provided an analysis of how our carbon footprint compares to similar business in the region.
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Environmental & Community Restoration
Environmental Success
Description of Action: 
COX Printers has installed two honey bee hives on it's roof to help combat the current declining bee population dilemma. Also, they build awareness by hosting honey harvest demonstrations with fellow business owners within the metropolitan area each year.
Emergency Preparedness
Be Prepared for Emergencies
Description of Action: 
Created a company wide disaster recovery plan (June 2016)
Community
Support Community Initiatives
Description of Action: 
Donated a bench to the local Linden – NJ Audubon Society Bird Sanctuary “Hawk Rise”: http://www.njaudubon.org/SectionHawkRiseSanctuary/NJAudubonPrograms/WhatsNew.aspx
Community Other
Description of Action: 
Hosting an annual Honey Harvest for customer and local community leaders on October 20th to promote sustainable business practices. Partners include: Montclair State University Green Team, NJ Food Bank, NJ Audubon Society, Reliable Recycling, NJ Solar. Currently at COX Printers, we have a total on 4 working beehives. The average peak population in the month of June is 60,000* adult bees. COX Printers’ Measurable Results: 4 x 60,000 = 240,000 bees
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