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- COVID-19 Resource Channel
PRINTING United Alliance is committed to providing our Digital Packaging Community with the most up-to-date resources on COVID-19. Stay informed by visiting the COVID-19 Resource Channel.
- OSHA Top 10 Violations from 2019
The #1 OSHA violation for the printing industry in 2019 was lockout/tagout. Learn how to avoid these violations!
October 26 to November 12, 2020PRINTING United, originally scheduled to take place at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta on October 21-23, 2020, will now move to a powerful online experience this fall due to constraints surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hiring the Next Generation
June 11, 2019Finding, hiring, and retaining new talent is a challenge for all businesses, but can be especially difficult in manufacturing industries like printing. We desire technical and specialized skills in our employees, which seem to be increasingly difficult to find. Additionally, we have a perception problem with young people and their parents-they think the printing industry is contracting and that career opportunities are scarce. In this session, Donna Painter an Assistant Professor at Millersville University, will share information about hiring challenges and strategies to positively change perceptions of our industry. This session will also identify multiple sources, within the education sector, that you can use to find the types new talent you need to sustain and grow your business.
Prop 65: Where Are We Now?
June 13, 2019With the new warning regulations coming into effect last August, questions still exist regarding Prop 65 and how it applies to our inks, coatings, substrates and products! Do you need to certify for Prop 65? What testing needs to be done? When do I have to label? On top of this, citizen suits continue to rise! Join us for a lively discussion on these and other issues surrounding Prop 65 compliance!
California: New COVID-19 Employer Reporting!
September 22, 2020California Governor Newsom signs into law legislation requiring ALL employers to develop and implement employee reporting programs related to COVID-19 exposures.
NIOSH Webpage Highlights CDC Guidance for Chemical Disinfectants
September 14, 2020The National Institute for Occupational Health (NIOSH) has created a database that contains information about the health hazards that could be caused by COVID-19 cleaning products and disinfectants and the recommended barrier and respiratory protection workers can use to protect themselves from these hazards.
PRINTING United Alliance Supports Gestamp’s Variance Request from Lockout/Tagout Standard
September 10, 2020Printing United Alliance submits comments supporting Gestamp's request for a variance from OSHA's Lockout/Tagout standard. We supported the variance request due to the similarity of equipment used by Gestamp and the printing industry. Our comments echoed our earlier comments submitted in 2019 requesting an update to the standard.
The Future of Direct-to-Shape
March 20, 2020By Karis Copp, Industry Author
SGIA Journal Graphic Edition, March/April 2020
Who Are You, Really?
December 2, 2019By Jonathan Darling, President, Romo Durable Graphics
SGIA Journal Graphic Edition, November/December 2019
Prognostications & Advice for Success in 2020
December 2, 2019SGIA Journal Graphic Edition, November/December 2019
Xitron Navigator DFE Receives Coveted InterTech Technology Award
September 22, 2020Annual awards single out truly innovative technology expected to have a significant impact on the printing industry.
PRINTING United Digital Experience Offers Education for All
September 18, 2020Renowned experts will present on the latest topics and trends, areas of opportunities, and research to industry verticals across the board.
PRINTING United Alliance Announces 2020 InterTech Technology Award Recipients
September 17, 2020Eleven winners span market segments across the industry with game-changing technology.
TAGA Announces 2020 Michael H. Bruno Award Recipients
September 16, 2020Award winners Laura Lawton and Gary A. Jones received recognition in a special virtual awards ceremony on Sept. 16.
PRINTING United Digital Experience Sets Stage for Major Global Product Announcements
September 11, 2020Major OEMs and suppliers are preparing to launch new technology on a worldwide stage for the first time in 2020.