Category Archives: Green Printing

Blog posts relating to environmentally friendly printing

The Disappearing Packages – A Proposal to Reduce Packaging Waste

The Disappearing Package is part of a Masters Thesis Project by student Aaron Mickelson. Concerned by the sheer amount of packaging thrown away in the US (and around the world) Mickelson is looking at new ways of packaging popular products,to … Continue reading

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Chanel Poster Bag Shows The Chic Side Of Recycling

The designers at Dutch recycling collective Enjoy Twice have cleverly transformed a Chanel poster ad into this unique pleated bag… Using advanced paper folding techniques, this gorgeous Chanel Poster Bag was created from a discarded poster advertisement. Enjoy Twice are … Continue reading

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Paul Bearman, founder of, reveals his company’s commitment to helping everyone recycle everything and why he chooses the green printing services of Solopress… I started working on in my spare time couple of years ago – it’s a … Continue reading

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gardenscape Business Cards And Flyers Printed By Solopress

Nature photographer Daniel Dytrych talks about the business cards and flyers that Solopress printed for his new gardening and landscaping business in Derbyshire… “At gardenscape we provide garden care and maintenance across Derbyshire. We are an ethical business and donate … Continue reading

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Saatchi & Saatchi Turn Newspapers Into Recycled Wrapping Paper

The Instant Newspaper Recycler ‘machine’ in Hong Kong transforms newspapers into wrapping paper right on the spot… Encouraging Hong Kong residents to recycle, Saatchi & Saatchi’s The Instant Newspaper Recycler ‘machine’ makes new recycled wrapping paper from old newspapers. “We … Continue reading

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Plantable Wrapping Paper That Grows Veggies After Use

Eden’s Paper is wrapping paper that you can plant to grow fruit and vegetables… Eden’s Paper is a new Kickstarter project by UK “Innovation Agency” BEAF to create 100% plantable wrapping paper, so now, instead of throwing the paper in … Continue reading

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Solopress Muck in with Woodland Trust to Capture Carbon

On the 28th November 2013 myself and around 70 others, donned wellington boots and gathered at the Prince William of Gloucester Barracks for the Premier Paper Group’s tree planting event.   Aron Priest, Solopress CEO Plants Trees for Woodland Trust … Continue reading

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Green Printing that doesn’t cost the Earth

In celebration of Recycle Week, show your support for the environment AND make a massive saving by printing at Solopress… It’s the 10th anniversary of the UK’s Recycle Week national awareness campaign this week (17th to 23rd June). The message … Continue reading

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Solopress support award-winning environment charity to plant trees

Solopress partner with Woodland Trust to plant more trees and help combat climate change Woodland Carbon scheme reduces our company’s carbon footprint by creating new woodland Southend-on-Sea, Essex – June 17, 2013 – Solopress, one of the UK’s leading online … Continue reading

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Is the new HP Latex 3000 printer an industrial revolution in eco printing?

HP want to revolutionise industrial printing with their new environmentally-friendly Latex 3000 wide-format printer… First introduced in 2008, HP’s Latex Printing Technology is a water-based alternative to solvent ink that helps reduce the environmental impact of large-scale printing. During the … Continue reading

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