Educators and Students
PRINTING United Alliance has long recognized the important role educational institutions play in the long-term viability of the specialty imaging industry. We are committed to providing educator resources and training to ensure the future success of this industry.
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Impressive Effects of Printing Architectural Glass
By Wim Zoomer, Industry Author SGIA Journal Graphic Edition, November/December 2019
SGIA Joins US EPA in Its Second National Recycles Day Summit
November 15th is recognized as National Recycling Day. To recognize this event, US EPA hosted its second summit to address and advance recycling in the US. SGIA, as one of 165 signatories of the America Recycles Pledge, was excited to attend and be a part of the progressive discussions taking place. …
November 2019 Small Business Administration Meeting
The November bi-monthly meeting of the Small Business Administration focused mainly around safety and updates to OSHA regulations. Key topics included updating the Hazard Communication Standard, and the RFI for the LOTO Standard.
SGIA Meets with OSHA Regarding Changes to Lockout/Tagout Standard
As a follow up to the comments submitted in August of this year, SGIA Government Affairs staff met with key OSHA representatives regarding the information provided to OSHA in response to their request for feedback on revising the Lockout/Tagout Standard. Overall, the meeting went very well and the response …
SGIA Attends US EPA’s America Recycles Innovation Fair
On November 14th, forty-five companies gathered in the Ronald Regan Building and International Trade Center to showcase new and exciting products and services in the recycling and circular economy space. The gathering served to educate the public about available recycling innovations as well as build …
Coming in First at PRINTING United
PRINTING United's PDAA Pro Team Relay put installers to the test, while the ASDPT Tom Frecska Student Printing Competition recognized the work of printing's future.
Sustainability at Bolger: An SGP Community Event
SGP, the Sustainable Green Printing Partnership Program, held its first regional community event at Bolger Print in, Minneapolis, MN on November 6th. The half day program featured speakers from print manufacturing, recycling, and the sports industry. With over 50 attendees, the program provided a very …
Variables in Printing Water-Based Inks
By James Ortolani, Sales Account Manager, PolyOne Corporation SGIA Journal Apparel Edition, Fall 2019
Convergence Comes Alive at PRINTING United
By Eileen Fritsch, Industry Author SGIA Journal Apparel Edition, Fall 2019
PRINTING United Delivers Powerful Megashow in Dallas
Occupying 724,000 gross square feet, the bigger, better and bolder event featured a sold-out show floor of more than 680 exhibitors, over 100 educational sessions and several events to further connect industry players.
Transfer Express Offers Free November Webinar
Learn how to sell more to the same customer, and how to price signage products.
ASDPT Welcomes Three Members, Presents 2019 Swormstedt Award
Mark Gervais of Ningbo Shenzhou Knitting, Brian Hoag of Roseville Area High School and Beppe Quaglia of Quaglia srl/VIRUS Inks join the Academy.
NAPCO Media Appoints Frank Tueckmantel as EVP, Business Development
Tueckmantel will be responsible for developing a powerful new event initiative launching next year.
SGIA Participates in Spokane Workshop on Inadvertent PCBs in Pigments
SGIA accepted an invitation to speak at the Inadvertently Produced PCBs in Inks and Pigments Workshop in Spokane, WA. The goal of the workshop was to explore actions to keep PCBs from entering the Spokane River from printed products produced using inks that contain inadvertent PCBs. No final approaches …