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Thrifty printers know their paper

Jun 1, 2011 12:00 AM

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“The ink (and often, bonding agent) contributes nearly 30% to the cost of an inkjet printing job, and the paper only contributes about 10%, or less, to the cost.”

Optimize absorption and ink-fastness for inkjet savings, advises this white paper from Finch. See “Managing the Variable Characteristics of Inkjet Substrates for Profitability” at

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