Sustainable Business Practices
Print-Tech is a Charter Member of the Michigan Great Printers Project, is a member of the Washtenaw Waste Knot Program, and has previously been granted FSC Chain of Custody Certification. The company is committed to an environmentally friendly approach in the methods and materials used in the manufacture of its products, and continually investigates new opportunities to better achieve this goal. Print-Tech has eliminated the need for film and plate processing chemistry through the implementation of direct-to-plate technologies. The company recycles approximately 85 tons of scrap paper annually, and also recycles scrap aluminum, inks, oils, wood debris, and corrugated packaging. All interior and exterior lighting has been replaced with compact fluorescent bulbs, and alternate fuel delivery vehicle options are being reviewed as replacement for the current fleet becomes necessary. Print-Tech is also committed to regularly performing preventative maintenance on all major equipment in an effort to maintain maximum performance and minimal environmental impact.