Generally, printers choose plastic or steel doctor blades according to their graphic requirements (or maybe blade life or safety).  But, all else being equal, choosing the eco-friendlier material can help you reduce your facility’s carbon footprint.

This infographic compares the environmental impact of the two most common doctor blade materials: steel and plastic. For printers looking for innovative ways to reduce their carbon footprint, this infographic may help you better understand the impact your choice in doctor blade could have on the planet. Take a look and complete the form to download the PDF.

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