Biosphere Isle of Man - Think Green Europa 2016 SI

Biosphere Isle of Man - Think Green Europa 2016

Isle of Man Post Office is delighted to present a set of five distinctive stamps recognising the Isle of Man being awarded UNESCO status as a world biosphere region – the first entire country to gain this prestigious accolade. The Isle of Man is committed to protecting the environment, and that is reflect in this stamp issue. It features the UNESCO Biosphere status, the innovative approach to waste disposal in this island community, and the dedication to developing new 'clean tech' including TT Zero, the race around the famous Isle of Man TT course for electric-powered bikes, and the investment in hydro-electric power production. All stamp sheets for this issue, and supporting stationery, proudly carry the logo of the Forestry Stewardship Council, underlining the Isle of Man Post Office's commitment to sustainability and protecting the environment. Biosphere Isle of Man – Think Green is available as a set or in sheet format, including a special Europa sheet, in mint condition or Cancelled to Order, as well as a First Day Cover and a Presentation Pack. - See more at: https://www.iompost.com/stamps-coins/collection/biosphere-isle-of-man---think-green/#sthash.vZcPoTAe.dpuf

Technical Details

Issue Date: 07.10.2016
Printer: Cartor
Process: Offset Lithography
Colours: 4
Size: 42 x 32.4mm
Values: 45p, 77p, £1.13, £1.47, £2.33