ECO-FRIENDLY, FAMILY-RUN BUSINESS CATALOGUING 300 YEARS OF PAINT AND WALLPAPER. BASED IN THE UK.
PAINT & PAPER
Little Greene is an independent, British paint manufacturer, committed to the socially and environmentally responsible production of high quality paints and wallpapers.With records dating back to the year 1773, the Little Greene Dye Works of Collyhurst Wood, on the outskirts of Manchester is one of England’s most ancient industrial sites for the making of paints and dye solutions.and the closest possible contact with our customers.
National Trust Partnership
Founded in 1895, the National Trust’s aim is to preserve special places in the UK for everyone to enjoy. Their conservation work preserves sites from coastlines, forests, woods and islands through to archaeological remains, villages, historic houses, gardens and one of the world’s largest art collections.
As proud custodians of historic decoration, Little Greene undertake an ongoing programme of research in which we discover, reformulate, and publish original paint colours and bygone recipes. In doing so we are also committed to the care and conservation of the properties in which they were originally used.
English Heritage Partnership
English Heritage exists to protect and promote England’s spectacular historic environment and ensure that its past is researched and understood. By employing some of the country’s best architects, archaeologists and historians, they aim to help people understand and appreciate why the historic buildings and landscapes around them matter.
English Heritage has over 400 sites in its care which are open to the public, including historic buildings, monuments, battlefields, parks and gardens and archaeological remains. In addition, English Heritage has an advisory role to the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport in the listing of buildings in England.
At Little Greene we have always been totally committed to the ongoing well-being and protection of the world environment and in 2004 we were one of the first UK paint manufacturers to achieve the European environmental standard BS EN ISO 14001. From big business decisions to the smallest everyday tasks, we continue to act positively and responsibly to minimize our ecological impact, without compromising our high quality standards.