PrintCity Alliance Carbon Footprint & Energy Efficiency Initiative for 2010
Thursday, October 15, 2009
Press release from the issuing company
The PrintCity Alliance is working on a new initiative to research Carbon Footprint & Energy Efficiency in the printing & packaging industry. The objective is to analyse and give guidance on how to measure and use Carbon Footprints, as a catalyst for improved process efficiency & environmental performance.
PrintCity will network with other organisations at the European level, inviting them to contribute to and review this important research. Our objective is to help harmonise and improve how our industry understands and utilises Carbon Footprints.
PrintCity members involved are: manroland, UPM, Sun Chemical, Kurz, Trelleborg, Sappi, Faist, MKW and M-real, plus project partner Kodak.
We will publish a PrintCity best practice guide in 2010.
News from PrintCity Alliance members at IfraExpo
PrintCity Alliance members UPM, Trelleborg, Sun Chemical, Océ and manroland announced their latest company news at IfraExpo in a special joint press briefing:
UPM: UPM papers - Renewable, recyclable and powered by bioenergy
Trelleborg: Latest news on high performance blanket products
Océ: Latest news on digital newspaper presses & customer case studies
Sun Chemical / manroland: Latest joint information on 'VAPoN in Practice'
New Webline Magazine available from PrintCity Alliance members now