Offset press plates used in printing and manufacturing are made of aluminum. These are 100% recycled after each use.
Our inks are manufactured with renewable vegetable or soy oil, and without Volatile organic compounds (VOCs). Sun Chemical Corporation provides all of our press ink. They participate in the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD).
PRINT NW achieves eco-efficiency by the delivery of economically competitive goods and services that satisfy our customers’ needs. While progressively reducing ecological impact and resource intensity throughout the life cycle.
Other recycling measures:
- Each printing press’s water is environmentally friendly and non-polluting
- Rags are cleaned and reused/recycled
- Old lead acid batteries are recycled through our recycling partners