Tag Archive: sustainability

Dec 23

The Label Printers Wins Environmental Awards – TLMI’s Environmental Leadership Award, and the State of Illinois’ Governor’s Sustainability Award

The Label Printers has won two prestigious awards for their efforts in making the company’s operations more environmentally sound and sustainable.  The company has won TLMI’s (Tag and Label Manufacturers Institute) Environmental Leadership Award for the second time in a row (the first time a company has done so), and the State of Illinois’ Governor’s …

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Jul 26

Adventures in Recycling

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We are all familiar with the concepts of reduce, reuse and recycle. And we all know that the order is not coincidental: it is most important to first reduce your inputs, then reuse what you can and recycle as much as possible of what is left. It seems simple. But, as anyone who has been …

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May 14

Greenwashing: Sustainability’s Dirty Little Secret

Excerpts from:  Greenwashing: Sustainability’s Dirty Little Secret A very thought provoking, and well researched, article from My Print Resources (Joann Whitcher) – click on this link for the full text of the article Within the graphic arts community, the term greenwashing (using unsubstantiated, nonscientific environmental claims—often not true—to promote a product or service) can cause …

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Feb 26

The Label Printers Wins Environmental Awards

The Label Printers Wins Environmental Awards November, 2012 The Label Printers has won two prestigious awards for their efforts in making the company’s operations more environmentally sound and sustainable.  The company has won TLMI’s (Tag and Label Manufacturers Institute) Environmental Leadership Award and the State of Illinois’ Governor’s Sustainability Award. TLMI explains that their Environmental …

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