Kodak joins the Sustainable Green Printing Partnership Community as a Platinum Patron
The Sustainable Green Printing Partnership (SGP), the leading authority in sustainable printing certifications, announced today that Kodak has become a platinum SGP Patron, the highest level. SGP Patrons recognize and support SGP’s continuing role in advancing the benefits of sustainable practices and certification within the print community.
“Our partnership with SGP is an example of Kodak’s commitment to the environment and the implementation of a more sustainable print supply chain. When it comes to sustainability within the print industry, our goals are aligned with those of SGP,” said Jim Continenza, Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Kodak. “Kodak continues to invest in innovative products and solutions that fuel sustainable growth for our company and our customers. As an SGP Patron, we will play an active role in driving the industry’s transformation toward more eco-friendly and resource-saving business practices and improving the sustainability profile of print.”
“Kodak demonstrates its strong commitment to a circular economy through its broad sustainability program, especially as it relates to the print production process and support on their customers in sustainability,” said Marci Kinter, SGP co-founder, Executive Committee and PRINTING United Alliance representative. “Kodak is already making an impact by helping its customers understand the importance of third-party sustainability validation like that of the SGP sustainability certification.”
SGP welcomes industry leaders to become supporters of sustainability in the printing industry by becoming SGP Patrons. To learn more about how to get involved visit. www.sgppartnership.org/patrons.
About Kodak: Kodak is a leading global manufacturer focused on print and advanced materials and chemicals. With 31,000 patents earned over 130 years of R&D, we believe in the power of technology and science to enhance what the world sees and creates. Our innovative, award-winning products, combined with our customer-first approach, make us the partner of choice for printers worldwide. Kodak has a strong commitment to leadership in environmental responsibility. Our portfolio includes numerous products that help printers around the globe reduce their carbon footprint and become more sustainable by reducing energy, water and chemical consumption and eliminating waste. www.kodak.com
About SGP: The Sustainable Green Printing Partnership (SGP) is the only certification organization promoting sustainability in all printing processes throughout the United States and Canada. SGP promotes a sustainable print supply chain through best practices, innovation, information sharing and validation. The SGP program encompasses the three pillars of sustainability – people, planet, and profit. SGP’s growing list of partners include 3M, Kodak, Bobst, Cooley/Group, EFI, EMG, FLEXcon, Laird Plastics, Monadnock Paper Mills, Nvent Marketing, Piedmont Plastics, Polymershapes, Sun Chemical, REI, ANN Inc., BrandKey Graphics, Snowball Print Marketing, major print organizations, academic institutions, and other leading companies. www.sgppartnership.org