‘CHOICES’ Environmental Product Options
CHOICESA line of environmentally conscious graphic options. Products in our CHOICES line are currently available through special order only. Please check with your Ferrari Color Account Manager for current pricing and lead times. We have had clients ask about the recyclability of the UV inks used on our prints. Here is an interesting article addressing this issue. Recyclability of UV Inks
BIOflex™ is a durable, white, flexible, 12 oz banner vinyl that is biodegradable. Tear and fade resistant, it will withstand all types of weather conditions. BIOflex™ has been engineered to be the first truly environmentally friendly, biodegradable PVC. It is well suited for front-lit digitally printed signs or banners. BIOflex PVC is biodegradable and will begin to breakdown within 90 days in landfill conditions.
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EcoPlast / Eco TransBIODEGRADABLE
EcoPlast is a biodegradable, high impact styrene product. It is excellent for all standard styrene applications including indoor and outdoor usage. It does not measurably biodegrade during conventional product usage in open air or storage. EcoPlast biodegrades in 1 – 5 years when disposed of in the natural environment.
Available in white, black, or translucent.
White & black are available in .020, .030, & .060 thicknesses. Trans is available in .015 only.
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Insite / DuraplastBIODEGRADABLE
Insite Foamcore is a standard, paper-faced biodegradable foamboard, formulated with not less than 15% recycled content. This product is made from wood products certified by the Sustainable Forest Initiative.
Duraplast is an all-plastic foamboard consisting of a biodegradable polystyrene foam center, faced with water-proof biodegradable polystyrene liners. This foamboard is also completely recyclable. It is categorized as PS6 and is compatible with most municipal, commercial and industrial programs. Moisture proof and highly warp resistant. Foam contains 15% recycled content.
Both products break down in landfills or composting environments in 1 to 5 years.
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EnviroTex Firesafe / FlagRECYCLED
Enviro-Tex® fabrics are eco-friendly and contain recycled materials. The fabrics are made with Repreve® yarns, which meet FTC guidelines for recycled products. The manufacturing process of the yarn reduces energy consumption while also conserving petroleum resources by offsetting the need to produce virgin polyester. Both Firesafe and Flag are flame retardant.
ET Firesafe is a 6.6 oz. polyester 3 bar knit. It is 45% Polyester, 55% Repreve Polyester Recycled. This fabric is highly recommended for trade show exhibits.
ET Flag is a 3.2 oz. polyester warp knit. It is 68% Polyester, 32% Repreve Polyester Recycled. Most widely used for flags and banners. Combined with UV resistant or dispersed inks, it makes an excellent outdoor banner fabric.
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