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ISO 21632 for calculating the energy usage of digital printing devices

Laurel Brunner discusses the significance of the ISO 21632 which will be imminently published this year.

30/11/2018
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FESPA and ISO-TC130 The International standards committee for Printing and graphic technologies

Graeme Richardson-Locke discusses current printing standards and the ISO-TC130 committee.

27/11/2018
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Invest in the right printing plate

Laurel Brunner discusses this history of computer to plate technology, the important role it plays today in the print industry and how it influences print media production workflows.

22/11/2018
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FESPA UK Association Industry 4.0 conference 2018

Graeme Richardson-Locke shares his experience of the FESPA UK Association’s Industry 4.0 conference that took place at the Manufacturing Technology Centre in Coventry.

20/11/2018
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Success for FESPA’s General Assembly 2018 in Bulgaria

Graeme Richardson-Locke discusses his experience at FESPA’s General Assembly 2018 in Sofia, Bulgaria which was attended by FESPA Board members, Associations members and staff.

16/11/2018
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Spreading the sustainability message (part 5)

In the fifth part of a series of blogs, Laurel Brunner discusses the importance for print brands to ensure their employees are aware of their sustainability responsibilities.

14/11/2018
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Graeme Richardson-Locke welcomed to the ASDPT in Las Vegas

Graeme Richardson-Locke discusses his delight in being welcomed as a member of the Academy of Screen and Digital Printing Technologies and his attendance at the Academy’s dinner in Las Vegas.

13/11/2018
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Unilever and Veolia partner to improve recycling infrastructures

Laurel Brunner discusses the partnership between Unilever and Veolia who are looking to monetise waste more efficiently to improve recycling processes for plastics recycling and recovery.

08/11/2018
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The 2018 print applications mix points to infinite possibilities

FESPA's Executive Director Sean Holt discusses the latest trends in the speciality print sector founded in the FESPA 2018 Print Census.

07/11/2018
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Growing drive for recycling commitments

Laurel Brunner discusses how world-famous food and beverage company Kraft Heinz is improving its sustainability commitments with the aim of having 100% recyclable packaging by 2025.

30/10/2018
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BILL 14 conference, Piešťany, Slovakia

Graeme Richardson-Locke describes his experience at the BILL 14 conference in Piešťany Slovakia. The FESPA supported event featured a variety of industry specific and technical presentations.

19/10/2018
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Plastics pollution being tackled

Laurel Brunner discusses how the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s new coalition is making great strides in plastic pollution management.

19/10/2018
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Technology developments and diversification opportunities spur on industry optimism

FESPA’s Executive Director, Sean Holt discusses the rise in optimism in the global speciality print community and the constant development in machinery, consumables and media.

17/10/2018
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Nano particles in inks

Laurel Brunner discusses the use of nano particles in inks in the print industry and how this may affect the environment and human health.

11/10/2018
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Deinking Plastics

Laurel Brunner discusses the issues that confronts the print industry regarding recycling plastic and how this can be improved.

04/10/2018
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Spreading the sustainability message: part 4

In the fourth part of a series of blogs, Laurel Brunner shares ideas for topics addressed in environmental policy statements.

19/09/2018
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Making textile printing more sustainable

Laurel Brunner discusses new sustainable technologies that can be applied to the textile printing sector.

12/09/2018
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Success for ESMA’s Printed Interior Decoration Conference

Graeme Richardson-Locke discusses his experience attending ESMA’s Printed Interior Decoration Conference on the 5th and 6th June which featured various insights from leading figures in the wide-format digital printing sector as well as both technical and creative presentations.

07/09/2018
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Spreading the sustainability message (part 3)

In part three of a series, Laurel Brunner discusses the importance of policy statements and effective waste management processes in increasing environmental awareness in the print industry.

03/09/2018