Ultraflex joins SGP Partnership in work towards a more sustainable future
The Sustainable Green Printing Partnership (SGP), the leading authority in sustainable printing certifications, announced today that Ultraflex Systems Inc. has become part of the SGP Community as a gold SGP Patron.
Ultraflex’s action to become involved in SGP helps to ensure the long-term endurance of sustainable product offerings. “We believe sustainability is integral to our industry, present and future,” said Kylie Schleicher, director of product development & product manager, Ultraflex. “As a leader in the industry, we are responsible for taking the required measures to contribute to the sustainable development of digital print materials. Our company’s research and development are the foundation for superior products and performance. We are excited to grow within the community and market new solutions that limit the use of natural resources, reduce waste, and promote the reuse of materials.”
“Ultraflex brings its strong commitment to health and safety standards to SGP, a key part of the sustainability mix of people, planet and profit,” said Marcia Y. Kinter, SGP co-founder, executive officer and representative of PRINTING United Alliance. “The innovations Ultraflex brings to outdoor advertising with its EcoVantage Supreme, non-PVC media for outdoor applications, where PVC is not permitted, is one of the areas where the company demonstrates its commitment to a more sustainable future. Working with Ultraflex will help SGP certified printers and suppliers to drive sustainability throughout the supply chain.”
Patrons recognize and support SGP’s continuing role in advancing the benefits of sustainable practices and certification to both the print and buying communities. SGP Patrons are leaders in the industry by promoting a more sustainable future and sustainable supply chain. To learn more about how to become an SGP Patron and support the sustainable future of the printing industry and its customers, visit www.sgppartnership.org/patrons.
About Ultraflex: Ultraflex is your preferred partner for high-performing digitally printable textiles and flexible to rigid substrates. Our comprehensive inventory helps businesses create show-stopping soft signage, building wraps, banners, floor & wall coverings, tradeshow graphics, digital fine art reproductions & more. Our materials are reliable and consistent. Our mission is to help our customers solve problems and provide them with media that successfully sell products, tells stories, and delivers meaningful messages. www.ultraflexx.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, Ultraflex, REI, ANN Inc., BrandKey Graphics, Snowball Print Marketing, major print organizations, academic institutions, and other leading companies. www.sgppartnership.org