Browse Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC) by Author "Monteleone, Doreen"

  • Pferdehirt, Wayne; Jones, Gary A.; Monteleone, Doreen; Kinter, Marci (Champaign, IL : Printers' National Environmental Assistance Center, 2008)
    This checklist contains a menu of practical actions a printing company can take to reduce wastes and emissions. These actions will help a company improve its environmental compliance, while also reducing its costs and ...

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  • Monteleone, Doreen (Champaign, IL : Printers' National Environmental Assistance Center, 1998)
    The defining characteristic of flexographic printing is the flexographic printing plate. Flexographic plates have the printing image in relief, which means the image area is raised relative to the nonimage area. As with ...

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  • West, Keith; Gifford, Robert; Monteleone, Doreen; Doerschug, Karen (Champaign, IL : Printers' National Environmental Assistance Center, 2000)
    The goals of this training are to: review and explain environmental compliance issues that directly affect flexo printers; explore how flexo printers are using innovative techniques and recent technological advances to ...

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  • Monteleone, Doreen (Champaign, IL : Printers' National Environmental Assistance Center, 2000)
    As air regulations controlling volatile organic compounds (VOCs) become more strict, many flexographic printers are switching to water-based ink technology to reduce their emissions. With water-based ink production on the ...

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  • Monteleone, Doreen (Champaign, IL : Printers' National Environmental Assistance Center, 2000)
    The objective of the flexographic printing process is to transfer solid color, or pigment, while suspended in a volatile liquid carrier, such as water or solvent, to a substrate. The challenge of the flexo process is to ...

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