With its wide variety of printing technologies, the diverse package printing community encompasses printing and manufacturing facilities that range in specialties from label converting to corrugated printing.
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Rollem International Announces New Southeastern Sale Representative
Dennis Carter joins Rollem to support the Southeastern region including Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina.
Jack Noonan Joins SGIA as Vice President of Business Development
Noonan will oversee PRINTING United exposition exhibitor and sponsorship partnerships for SGIA while strengthening existing communities.
Break Free from Plastic Pollution Act
Due to the continued challenges with the implosion of the plastic recycling market caused by many countries, led by China, refusing to accept many waste streams, action by the US Congress has been initiated. Inside, you'll find a brief review of the key provisions of this pending legislation from …
New York Governor Signs Children’s Health Legislation
This bill requires manufacturers to disclose the use of chemicals in children's products and requires the Department of Environmental Conservation to make this information available to consumers. Read more here!
Marc Levine joins GMG Americas as Director of Business Development
Levine has nearly 25 years of experience selling, supporting, developing, and driving business on products that are built on color across different print verticals.
SGIA Urges EPA to Only Add Necessary PFAS Chemicals to New Reporting Requirements
The comments submitted by the US Chamber of Commerce, that were cosigned by SGIA, urged EPA to only add any more PFAS chemicals on an individual basis and not add them as a category. The comments also requested EPA to review the 160 PFAS chemicals added as a result of the 2020 National Defense Authorization …
EPA/US Army Corps of Engineers Revises Definition of Waters of the United States
EPA/Corps issued their final rule revising the definition of the “Waters of the United States,” (WOTUS). The January 2020 rule establishes which bodies of water that are subject to federal jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act. The regulation of WOTUS has long been the subject of debate, …
PRINTING United is Bigger. Better. Together… in 2020
The event has already eclipsed the total square footage sold in 2019 and is on track to sell out again in 2020.
Durst North America Continues Label Market Expansion & Growth
Durst announces the addition of industry veterans David Schwerdtmann and Dennis Eaves to the North American team to expand their footprint in the label market.
Zünd Launches Redesigned Website
The new site is highly responsive and has a cleaner, more modern look and feel.
Konica Minolta Launches High-Speed Digital Press
The AccurioPress C14000 was first introduced to the public through a technology preview at PRINTING United in October 2019.
EPA Eases Requirements for Aerosol Cans
In December 2019, EPA issued a new rule that reduces the regulatory requirements for waste aerosol cans. The new rule is aimed at improving recycling and reducing the cost and burden of aerosol can management by imposing less stringent regulatory requirements on the cans.
President Trump Signs USMCA
On Wednesday, January 29, 2020, President Trump signed into law the United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA). The USMCA is an updated version of the of the nearly 25-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The USMCA won’t be finalized until Canada ratifies it. Read more for a dive …
UK Leaves the EU Today, January 31, 2020
After numerous delays, the United Kingdom (UK) will formally leave the European Union (EU) at midnight on Jan. 31, 2020 (Brussels time). There are implications regarding implementation of the EU Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) regulation and its application …