Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Techserve introduces worlds first eco-friendly Multifunction Printer system that can erase images and text on prints  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN Press - 14/01/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN Press) Following its worldwide roll out, Techserve, part of the Al-Futtaim group's electronics division, has introduced to the UAE the world's first eco-friendly Multifunction Printer (MFP) system that can erase images and text on prints. By incorporating a unique toner, the device is capable of erasing images and text output allowing for the reuse of paper



The e-STUDIO 306LP MFP combines with the e-STUDIO RD30 for removing the toner colour from the printed documents. The instantly erasable toner is a special toner whose colour is removed by passing the paper through the RD30 at high temperature.



If the same paper is used five times, this constitutes some 55% reduction in the system's total CO‚‚ emissions. Eco“friendly MFP system has verified the calculation method used to determine the amount of reduction in CO‚‚ (Life Cycle Assessment: LCA) by British Standards Institution (BSI) Group Japan. LCA is a method of assessing the environmental impact of a product or service from the time of production until disposal. BSI is a global organization that equips businesses with the necessary solutions to turn standards of best practice into habits of excellence.



The key features of the RD30 are its ability to sort paper into reusable and un-reusable sheets at the same time as removing the toner colour, and to digitize the documents prior to erasing. Normally, documents that have been used, for example, at a meeting, are either filed away or scrapped, but with this system, there is no filing or destroying of paper documents, and the contents of the documents can be converted into data and saved for future use.



The e-STUDIO 306LP/RD30 re-usable paper solution opens a window to a new work style in the office environment by encouraging users to re-use paper through the new system.



"We are extremely pleased to introduce Toshiba's world-first eco-friendly Multifunction printer system to our customers in the UAE. The ability to reuse paper marks a major step forward to producing eco-friendly printing options and enables organizations to set an example for their employees while taking the lead in being more eco-friendly," said Rajagopal S, General Manager, Techserve.


About Environmental Technologies: Customer Benefits
1.The e-STUDIO 306LP/RD30 houses Intelligent Green MFP Technology with the built-in erasing system, allowing users to refill their paper tray five times with the same paper! This has a double advantage for the enterprise: paper cost is reduced to one-fifth of the current cost structurelower ecological footprint of every e-STUDIO 306LP/RD30 MFP improves the standing of the enterprise in CSR campaigns and is part of a sustainable future for all2.Toshiba's award-winning design team incorporated bio-based plastics into this innovative re-usable paper MFP. Bio-based plastics are made from raw materials extracted from plants. Bio-based plastics are environmentally friendly, producing approximately 20% less CO2 during its production when compared with petroleum-based plastics.Other information 1.As of November 1, 2012, it is the world's first product in the category of mass-produced multifunctional printers to use electrographic (TOSHIBA TEC data).2.The erasable toner was jointly developed with Pilot Corporation. The erasing speed is 30 A4-size sheets per minute using only the erasing function, or 15 A4-size sheets per minute using the erasing-scanning-sorting function.3.The number of times sheets can be reused varies depending on the usage environment.Al-Futtaim ElectronicsAl-Futtaim Electronics (AFE) is part of Al Futtaim group and is a leading distributor, retailer and customer care provider for globally recognised brands like Panasonic, Sanyo, Toshiba, AFTRON and Control 4. The AFE portfolio also includes Techserve, the renowned customer service provider of the aforementioned brands. AFE has been seen as a trendsetter in the burgeoning electronics market with innovative products and provides complete solutions to small and large businesses. These include consumer electronics, home appliances, air-conditioning, office automation, telecommunication, computers, home automation, system integration, parts and accessories, IT services, and networking.

 


MENAFN Press




  MENA News Headlines
 Dec 27 2014 - Saudi lifts up state spending to record in 2015MENAFN
(MENAFN) Saudi Arabia will lift state spending to a record in its 2015 budget while covering a deficit with its huge fiscal reserves, The Peninsula Qatar reported.The government's decision is set to ...

 Dec 27 2014 - Flydubai logs record year in 2014MENAFN
(MENAFN) Flydubai said it had a record year in 2014, having launched 23 new routes and created a network of 89 destinations across the GCC, Europe, Africa and the Indian Subcontinent, Gulf News ...

 Dec 27 2014 - Saudi foreign trade to grow 5.5 percent in 2015MENAFN
(MENAFN) Saudi policies have been 100 percent successful as evidenced by the largest budget in the country's history for 2015, which envisages USD229 billion spending during the new year, Arab News ...

 Dec 27 2014 - UAE- Three arrested for stealing power cables worth Dh66 millionKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Firms urged to guard construction sites with enough security staff Ras Al Khaimah: The Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) Police have arrested three Asian men for their involvement in ...

 Dec 27 2014 - Qatar A team clinches 16th GCC Volleyball Championship titleThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The winning Qatar A team's players pose for a group photo along with the officials after defeating Bahrain A team in the final of 16th GCC Beach Volleyball Championship at ...

 Dec 27 2014 - Bahrain- Anti-govt protestThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Shia protesters in Bahrain hold up national flag as they take part in an anti-government demonstration in the village of Jannusan, west of capital Manama, yesterday. The ...

 Dec 27 2014 - Jordan denies IS shot down its warplaneThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Jordan's military yesterday denied claims by the Islamic State group to have shot down one of its warplanes which crashed in Syria, after the pilot was captured by the ...

 Dec 27 2014 - Yemen- Protest in Sana'aThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) People demonstrate against the deployment of armed militia of the Shia Houthi movement in Sana'a yesterday. ...

 Dec 27 2014 - Qatar- Gold loses sheen, to end 2014 on flat noteThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Gold has lost its sheen this year and is all set to end 2014 on a flat note, leaving investors disappointed. Prices are hovering around the same level seen at the beginning ...

 Dec 27 2014 - Qatar to host 19th meeting of GCC Environment MinistersThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Qatar has taken part in the 18th session of GCC ministers in charge of the environment in Kuwait.The Minister of Environment H E Ahmed Amer Mohamed Al Humaidi led Qatar's ...

more...


 






Google

Click to Apply

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help