Over the past ten years sustainability and waste management issues have gained momentum throughout the world. These issues also affect the pressure-sensitive label industry, and increased attention and activity around the globe makes waste management across the pressure-sensitive label value chain an important concern today.
In 2012 the first edition of the Pressure-sensitive Label Waste Management report was published. This second edition includes an updated overview of the initiatives and issues around pressure-sensitive label waste management.
The generation of waste by-products in the pressure-sensitive industry affects everyone throughout the value chain. This report is a useful tool for companies at every stage of the value chain, from label manufacturer to label converter and label applicator and brand owner.
Pressure-sensitive Label Waste Management 2018 explores what the waste by-products of pressure-sensitive labels are, who is affected by these materials and why, and the options for the materials after first use. The report aims to provide an up-to-the-minute overview of the options for the environmentally-responsible disposal, recycling and re-use of web waste for the benefit of both brand owners and label converters in all regions of the world.
3. Industry Stakeholders
4. Pressure-Sensitive Label Market Overview
5. Waste To Landfill
6. Alternative Waste Management Options
7. Market Drivers And Trends
7.1 Pressure for Change
7.1.1 Industry Actions
7.1.3 Brand Owner Influence
7.1.4 Retailer Influence
7.2 Barriers To Change
7.2.1 Collection Complexity
7.2.2 Volume Constraints
7.2.3 Ownership Of The Problem
8. Waste Management Solutions Review
8.1 Label Waste Collection
9. Waste Management Company Profiles