Tetra Pack of Denton
Switched from flexographic to lithographic printing system, elimination of acrylate solvents, switched to reusable cloth rags.
Reductions in air and haz. waste generation by approx. 50 tons/year. Reduction of of TRI reportable chemicals and VOC emissions by 75%.
Details of Reductions
Additional Information :
Elimination of solvents will save $10,000 in solvent purchase. Elimination of offset printing blankets will save $30,000 annually. Elimination of paper rags and printing blankets will save $25,000 in annual hazardous solid waste disposal. Reusable cloth rag usuage will reduce 50% due to the reduction of printing presses (4 to 2) saving $1500 annually.