At the recent Global Label Associations’ Summit held in Barcelona, Spain, alongside the Finat Technical Seminar, industry associations discussed an initiative to promote...

Flint Group has unveiled a new water-based flexo ink series called PremoFilm SXS, designed for surface printing on polyolefin films. The series is reportedly based on a unique self cross-linking technology...

The Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) has recognized two of its members in the 10th Annual FTA Environmental Excellence Award competition. Specialty Printing of East Windsor, Connecticut, took top honors in the competition with its...

BioCor has announced its launch as a new venture in the business of buying, aggregating and processing post-consumer polylactic acid (PLA), the 100 percent plant-based bioplastic. BioCor says it will capitalize on the ease with which PLA can be converted back to its original lactic acid...

EFI Vutek QS Series r ink has been approved by the Nordic Ecolabeling Board, and print companies may now refer to the approved ink when documenting their application for a Nordic Ecolabeling license. In order to achieve Nordic Ecolabeling status, printing companies agree to follow a certain...

thelamco, a provider of coating, laminating and slitting services for industries using roll stock products, has achieved Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) program chain-of-custody certification.  

‘thelamco’s certification reinforces our commitment to sound environmental practices,’...

UPM Raflatac has received ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management System certification for its labelstock factory in Dixon, Illinois, USA. This certification is said to represent ‘a significant step’ toward achieving one of the company's major goals for its labelstock and RFID facilities...

Two Sides, the UK initiative to promote the responsible production and use of print and paper, is actively challenging companies which use ‘greenwash’ to mislead consumers regarding the environmental benefits of alternative media.

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Xeikon, a division of Punch Graphix, is now under contract with one of the primary energy suppliers in Belgium to use renewable energy in its toner manufacturing...

Two Sides, the UK initiative to promote the responsible production and use of print and paper, has launched an initiative to attract more printers to its campaign. Promoting...

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