Promopack Commits To “Environmentally Smart” Platemaking

Today’s Packaging Industry is under increasing pressure for more ‘environmentally smart’ packaging. UK tradeshop, Promopack have repeatedly invested in new technology over the last few years to help printers, retailers and brand owners to respond to the increasing demands from consumers, politicians and pressure groups.

The most recent development and major investment programme at their Heanor headquarters in Derbyshire has allowed Promopack to eliminate the use of solvent from all their platemaking processes. This new initiative has positioned Promopack as the first major photopolymer printing plate producer, serving the wide width flexo market in the UK, to become completely solvent free.

Read Case Study to learn how the installation of Cyrel® FAST processors, together with the elimination of all solvent, made a significant contribution in reducing Promopack’s Carbon Footprint, whilst eliminating all solvent emissions to atmosphere.