Browse Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC) by Author "Pferdehirt, Wayne"

  • 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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  • Pferdehirt, Wayne (Champaign, IL : Printers' National Environmental Assistance Center, 2013)
    Ink waste creates a disposal cost for the printer, but also represents a less than optimum use of purchased raw materials. In the extremely competitive world of commercial printing, reducing ink wastes and their costs just ...

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  • Pferdehirt, Wayne (Champaign, IL : Printers' National Environmental Assistance Center, 1998)
    Printers use solvents and wipes to clean oil-based ink from equipment. Solvent cleaning typically generates hazardous waste solvents, and used cleanup wipes contaminated with ink and solvent residue. By minimizing and ...

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  • Pferdehirt, Wayne; Blewett, Tom; Gifford, Bob (Champaign, IL : Printers' National Environmental Assistance Center, 2011)
    This checklist contains a menu of pollution prevention activities for you to consider applying at your shop, organized by printing operation, e.g., film developing, plate processing, etc. Within each of these categories, ...

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  • West, Keith; Pferdehirt, Wayne; Jacobson, Debra (Champaign, IL : Printers' National Environmental Assistance Center, 2003)
    This fact sheet describes how printers can take actions that will help them to recover silver while generating less waste during image processing. These wastes typically include film, developer, fixer, and wash water, all ...

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