In 2005 when I sailed to Hawaii from Los Angeles, there wasn’t a day that went by that I didn’t see some large piece of floating trash out there. It’s estimated that there are 200 million tons of trash floating around in the ocean right now. 8 million tons of plastic are added each […]
Chile’s earthquake, along with a port strike in Finland, caused the price of pulp to rise to it’s biggest seven-day increase in almost six years. Chile and Finland together account for 12 percent of the world’s pulp sales and production in those two countries have come to a halt.
I recommend folding a letter “outside” when privacy is not an issue or spend the extra change to mail the letter using a booklet envelope in a 9 x 12 folder and include some other useful material at the same time.
Nearly 60% of all paper in the U.S. is recycled and more than 63% of the fiber used to make new paper comes from recycled sources. Only 18% of all electronic devices are currently recycled. More than 2 million tons of electronic devices were disposed of in U.S. landfills in 2008.
Have you ever opened a letter and noticed that the toner used to print the body of that letter had offset onto the letterhead paper? I noticed it time after time and I couldn’t understand is why this has happening. When I print a letter out at my desktop laser printer, the letter looks clean and beautiful yet when it arrived on the desk of the person I am mailing it to the toner used to write the letter offsets onto the letterhead paper.
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Developing sustainable printing habits is not just a phase or a craze, but is an essential part of being a responsible citizen of the world. HP seeks to help those who would like to make a commitment towards becoming a more responsible printer user by posting a few tips and tricks on their website. Before […]
The engraving process is the only printing technique that can use water-based ink. This makes engraving the most environmentally friendly way of putting ink on paper.
Ink jet-imaged papers cannot be successfully deinked; they are papers heading toward an ecological dead end.
This report dispels the myth and verifies foil as an “eco-friendly” printing technique.