Waste and Recycling

Inner View of Scrap Compactor

Various wastes are generated in each step of the printing process. Detailed information is provided in the specific sections of this resource. In each of these areas, many of these wastes can be prevented, reduce the volume generated, and/or recycled.

This section provides information about waste handling environmental and safety regulations as well as recommendations about opportunities to reduce or recycle the wastes once they are generated.