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In this episode with Carl Kanner, vice president at Smith Corona, we discuss challenges facing the paper industry and what those challenges mean for packaging companies when it comes to choosing materials. We also discuss opportunities for the sector in the labeling and packaging space.
In this episode with Sarah Webber, Sustainable Packaging Engineer at Plastic Ingenuity, we discuss ways to support sustainability in snack food packaging. Sarah points out that recyclability is just one component of a package’s sustainability profile. We also discuss how packaging design and packaging materials can contribute to sustainability in several ways, such as by reducing food waste.
In this episode with Sherry Washburn, Business Unit Manager at Videojet, we discuss how a company’s choice of inks and printing technologies can play a big role in achieving sustainability goals. We also discuss ways for companies to ensure compliance with existing and new environmental regulations.
Many printers are exploring ways to improve efficiency and reduce energy costs by switching from mercury lamps to LED curing lamps, but making the switch can come with many questions and misconceptions about LED.
In this episode with David Murgio, Chief Sustainability Officer at Ranpak, we discuss the relationship between packaging efficiency and sustainability, as well as how to improve ESG metrics, especially during the paper-sourcing process.
In this episode with Moe Rahmeh, Technical Customer Service Functional Excellence Director at Sun Chemical, we discuss frequent errors that occur on the printing press for different types of applications and ways to troubleshoot.