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Congratulations Kava Printing, China’s 2016 SONORA Plate Green Leaf Winner

  • March 02, 2017

Kava Printing, a full-service commercial printing operation in mainland China, is the Chinese 2016 winner of the SONORA Plate Green Leaf Award. Founded in 1995, Kava Printing serves a mix of industries, with a significant focus on developing original printing and packaging products for high-end cosmetic brands and instruction manuals for major industrial enterprises.

The company’s introduction of SONORA Process Free Plate technology is part of Kava Printing’s plan to strengthen its sustainability profile. Kava Printing also has initiatives to reduce energy, recycle, and use alcohol-free solvents.

Kava Printing joins seven other printers from around the globe in winning the 2016 SONORA Plate Green Leaf Award. The award is named for KODAK SONORA Process Free Plates, known for yielding dramatic environmental and economic benefits for customers without sacrificing quality and output. SONORA Plates remove the need for the plate processor, which requires chemicals, water, and energy while generating waste.