Label Printing Resources

Forestry Stewardship Council (FSC)

Forestry Stewardship Council The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), established in 1993, is an international not-for-profit, multi-stakeholder organization to promote responsible management of the world's forests.

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Underwriters Laboratories (UL)

Underwriters Laboratories Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL) is an independent product safety certification organization established in 1894. It develops standards and test procedures for products, materials, components, assemblies, tools and equipment, chiefly dealing with product safety.

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Tag and Label Manufacturers Institute, Inc. (TLMI)

Manufacturers Institute Tag and Label Manufacturers Institute, Inc. (TLMI), established in 1933, is a member-driven association strongly committed to providing business solutions that enhance the prosperity of its members and the narrow web tag, label, and packaging industries.

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Flexographic Technical Association (FTA)

Flexographic Technical Association Flexographic Technical Associate (FTA), founded in 1958, is the leading technical society devoted exclusively to the flexographic printing industry.

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Carbonfund Foundation (Carbonfund.org)

Carbon Fund Carbonfund Foundation (Carbonfund.org), founded in 2003, is leading the fight against global warming, making it easy and affordable for any individual, business or organization to reduce & offset their climate impact and hasten the transition to a clean energy future.

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California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA)

CDFA The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA), established in 1919, is a cabinet-level agency in the government of California. The CDFA is responsible for ensuring the state's food safety, the protection of the state's agriculture from invasive species and promoting the California agricultural industry.

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US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

US Food and Drug Administration The Food and Drug Administration (FDA or USFDA), formed in 1906, is an agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services. The FDA is responsible for protecting and promoting public health through the regulation and supervision of food safety, tobacco products, dietary supplements, prescription and over-the-counter pharmaceutical drugs (medications), vaccines, biopharmaceuticals, blood transfusions, medical devices, electromagnetic radiation emitting devices (ERED), veterinary products and cosmetics.

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Graphic Communication Institute (GrCI) - Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Graphic Communication Institute at San Luis Obispo The Graphic Communication Institute at Cal Poly (GrCI), established in 2001, is an outreach effort of the university's Graphic Communication department, created to provide industry professionals with access to Cal Poly's state-of-the-art resources via workshops, custom training programs, consulting, laboratory testing and research initiatives.

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Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors (ICMD)

ICM Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors (ICMAD), founded in 1974, is a non-profit trade association dedicated to providing programs and services to those creative, innovative cosmetic companies to help them succeed in the rapidly changing, highly competitive cosmetics and personal care industries.

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Canopy Printers with Ancient Forest Friendly Paper Procurement Policies

Ancient Forest Friendly Canopy is an award winning environmental not-for-profit organization dedicated to protecting the world's forests, species and climate. We understand that business leaders can be powerful forces for environmental change. We work with companies to influence their purchasing habits, and with partners to develop permanent and systemic solutions – such as Second Harvest Paper – to the problem of forest destruction.

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Canopy's Ecopaper Database

Ancient Forest Friendly Green Criteria for inclusion into Canopy's list the most environmentally friendly paper available in North America are based on the Paper Steps, developed with and endorsed by the Environmental Paper Network. It includes Ancient Forest Friendly™ papers, and other eco papers that are category leaders. So, whether you're looking for paper with recycled, FSC or agricultural residue content, you can be sure that the printing and writing grades, copy paper, newsprint and packaging options below are the greenest Canopy has found on the market.

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