Boston Barricade Achieves SGP Printer Certification
The Sustainable Green Printing Partnership (SGP), the leading authority in sustainable printing certifications, announced today that Boston Barricade, Vero Beach, Florida, has been certified as an SGP Printer. Sustainability has been built into the core of Boston Barricade’s operation since day one. For them, SGP certification further demonstrates the company’s dedication and continuation of that commitment.
“Our top priority has always been to provide the best customer experience. SGP places Boston Barricade ahead of the curve as a top print service provider and ensures that we will remain that way through continual improvement and sustainability,” comments Bob Putnam, CEO.
Since applying to the SGP program, Boston Barricade has reduced its overall energy use by 10 percent through sustainable practices. Next year, they will be taking a bold approach to waste reduction and analyze circular economic workflows as a continual improvement project.
Boston Barricade is deeply involved with its local community through sponsorship and support of nonprofit organizations Volunteers from the facility participate in the International Coastal Cleanup and have collected more than 800 pounds of trash from local waterways.
“The future relationship between Boston Barricade and the SGP Community is limitless due to the nature of an ever-evolving industry,”adds Putnam. “Our duty to remain persistent in sustainable practices is our best safeguard in keeping our position parallel with shifts in industry. If we are sustainable, we will not only continue to thrive as a business but continue to be successful in our pursuit of the welfare of people, profit, and planet for generations to come.”
Print facilities interested in eliminating waste, reducing energy consumption, transitioning to sustainable materials, and winning new business from organizations that require sustainable printing practices should visit www.sgppartnership.org/certification to learn more about becoming SGP certified.
About Boston Barricade:
Boston Barricade creates custom construction modular barricades that provide an unparalleled level of safety while leveraging high-quality graphics to build excitement around future developments. Their dedicated nationwide teams work hand in hand with their clients along the entire process to plan, manage and coordinate every step of the way. From the design and layout of the modular barricade and graphics, to the construction and teardown of the barricade, Boston Barricade provides an unmatched level of service to make ensure projects are finished on brand and on time. www.bostonbarricade.com/
About SGP: The Sustainable Green Printing Partnership (SGP) is a non-profit organization that certifies printing facilities’ sustainability best practices. SGP advocates best practices and innovation among print community stakeholders, aligning the printing industry and its customers in the pursuit of a more accountable sustainable supply chain. SGP works with patrons such as 3M, FLEXcon, North American Plastics, Piedmont Plastics, Gilman Brothers, and numerous leading brands. www.sgppartnership.org