In the graphic arts sector, the discussion is intense regarding the plastic materials used as a printing base: often derived from petroleum, they have a significant impact on the environment.

Polyester is one of the most eco-sustainable plastic materials for at least three reasons:

  • once printed it can be reused over and over again;
  • it is light, compact and easily transportable;
  • it is recyclable.

In addition, recycled polyester, similar to virgin in quality and performance, requires 59% less energy to be produced, with a production process that can save up to 20.7% of carbon compared to non-recycled polyester.

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