Express Printing and Graphics
  1205 Alderwood Avenue
Sunnyvale, CA 94089

Express Printing Sunnyvale
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Can all paper be recycled?

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We're a local Silicon Valley business too!

We're Express Printing & Graphics, a local business, located in Sunnyvale, CA. Being locally owned and operated, we take pride in the Silicon Valley community and want to help other Small Businesses and organizations reach their highest potential.

 

25 years of experience

We've been thriving in Silicon Valley for over 25 years, helping our customers grow their businesses. We transform our years of printing, marketing, mailing, and website experience into articles that are posted here on our website, Twitter and Facebook. Whichever method you prefer to get your local business ideas from, we are happy to inspire all Bay Area Businesses.

 

Our printing, marketing, mailing, mobile and web services

We offer printing, marketing, mailing, and website services from our location in Sunnyvale. Our marketing experts can help you find the optimal method of promoting your business. Whether it's postcards, mobile websites, social coupons, or an array of other choices, we can narrow it down to what works best for YOU and your BUDGET.

 

Terry Doland, Owner
Terry Doland, Owner

Can All Paper Be Recycled?

Although all paper can be recycled, some paper products may be rejected for recycling because of additives or processes on the paper.

One example is pressure sensitive adhesive. When added to paper to create peel-and-stick labels, the resulting product can't be recycled. This is because most paper recycling systems add water to recovered paper to create pulp - the first step in papermaking. Pressure sensitive labels don't dissolve in water. Instead, they break into smaller pieces that deform when subjected to heat and pressure. The deformed particles are hard to filter out of paper pulp and can stick to paper making equipment and even to the paper itself.

One of the major users of pressure-sensitive products is the United States Postal Service which accounts for about 14% of US consumption. (The products are pressure-sensitive labels and stamps.) Because of concern about recycling problems caused by pressure-sensitive adhesives, the USPS leading a major effort to develop a recyclable version. Until the effort is complete, one alternative is to discontinue use of address labels and address directly on the mail piece.
 


This information provided to you by Silicon Valley's Express Printing & Graphics, Inc.
located at 1205 Alderwood Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94089

 

 

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