18 Jun

Sustainable Labeling: Moving Beyond Lip Service

Somewhere in the middle of the Pacific Ocean floats a gigantic mass of plastic litter covering approximately twice the area of Texas and weighing as much as 500 jumbo jets.

Where does all this garbage come from? A significant portion of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch (and others like it) is[...]

04 Jun

Sustainability in Label Design: What’s the Impact of Your Aesthetics?

When we think about sustainability in custom label or package design, we often think about the physical components of the label or packaging. Is the label made from recycled paper? Can the packaging be reused?

These are important questions to ask. But there’s a growing sense that a designed[...]

23 Dec

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[...]

14 May

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

26 Feb

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’[...]

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