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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Reducing Ink and Cleaner Waste: A Flexographic Printer Moves to Water-Based Inks and Cleaners.
Author Miller, G. D. ; Tancig, W. J. ; Plewa, M. J. ; Randall, P. M. ;
CORP Author Illinois Dept. of Energy and Natural Resources, Champaign. Hazardous Waste Research and Information Center. ;Illinois Univ. at Urbana-Champaign. Inst. for Environmental Studies.;Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, OH. Risk Reduction Engineering Lab.
Publisher c1994
Year Published 1994
Report Number EPA-R-815829; EPA/600/J-94/494;
Stock Number PB95-155131
Additional Subjects Pollution abatement ; Waste streams ; Flexography ; Printing inks ; Cleaning agents ; Printing industry ; Cleaners ; Solvents ; Printers ; Emissions ; Effluents ; Cost analysis ; Reprints ; Pollution prevention ; Waste minimization ; Waste reduction ; Water based inks ; Aqueous inks
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB95-155131 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 05/26/1995
Collation 13p
Changing from alcohol-based inks and cleaners can reduce the amount and toxicity of emissions and waste, while also improving product quality and saving money. The article explores how a flexographic printer successfully made the switch without incurring significant capital costs or increasing operational expenses.