The following Better Paper members are printed on recycled paper, or are in the process of transitioning to recycled paper. This decision reduces greenhouse gas emissions, preserves endangered forests, and diverts solid waste from landfills. As a magazine reader, purchasing magazines that have a commitment to using environmental paper rewards them and encourages other magazines to follow suit. To learn how to become a member, see our Member Benefits page. Spread the word, share this page on
Many of our members are Ogden Publications. They take considerable pride in using recycled-content paper to lessen their company’s environmental impact. This decision goes hand-in-hand with their long history of being good stewards of the land. They hope that this will lead to greater environmental practices by others in the magazine industry, too!
YES! Magazine reframes the biggest problems of our time in terms of their solutions. They outline a path forward with in-depth analysis, tools for citizen engagement, and stories about real people working for a better world. YES! Is printed on 100% post-consumer-waste paper. Modern Dog has made a commitment to the environment, and they're so proud of it, they
want to shout if from the rooftops in hopes that other publications will make the switch too! Both Modern Dog and Modern Cat print on an FSC certified stock containing 30% recycled content with vegetable based inks. They're committed to protecting our forests so we can (along with our dogs and cats) enjoy our forests for generations to come.
Bicycle Times employs 90% recycled paper and they incentivize bicycling commuting to and from their office by paying employees for each pedal-powered trip. Dirt Rag Magazine covers the thrill of mountain biking. They are committed to using 90% recycled paper to further support the sustainable lifestyle they've been promoting for decades. Natural Health is a two-time winner of the Aveda
Environmental Award and has been printing on recycled paper since 2005. An average issue uses approximately 63,000 pounds of 10% post-consumer recycled paper. Stanford Social
Ranger Rick Jr. Magazine is for kids ages 4-7, filled with amazing animal facts, games and other fun activities.
Light of Consciousness brings you spiritual inspiration through articles on wisdom teachings, practices, science and spirituality, prayer and meditation, healing, personal journeys, sacred ecology, transformational art, spiritual cinema, and more.
Scrapbooking & Beyond is a unique magazine geared for both the "archival" and "creative" scrapbooker.Bead Design Studio Magazine offers awesome projects and special features, and chooses to highlight these beautiful designs on recycled paper that looks great! Paintworks magazine shares projects, paint techniques, tips, inspiration, and featured artists. Spirituality and Health magazine covers a broad range of topics under the umbrella of health and spirituality. VegNews is a premier vegan lifestyle magazine, with the latest in meat-free news, food, travel, politics, and buzz.