Tag Archives: print industry

ISO versus the FTC on Post Consumer Waste


Ever heard this one before? A print buyer sends the specs for a job specifying “recycled paper”. We’re talking about recycled “content” here, which is simply any percentage of the paper made from fiber (paper) that has been diverted from a waste stream. This is further broken down into pre- and post-consumer waste components. Commonly,… Read More »

Who told Franklin to “Go fly a kite?”


By T. J. O’Hara    Remember me?  The industry heretic?  The guy who’s not willing to accept that fact that margin erosion can’t be overcome?  Heck, if you’ve read the political satire in my blog and books, you know that I even think our current political process can be fixed.  Talk about being an “eternal optimist!” … Read More »