Publishing industry debates call to stop printing in China

Publishing industry debates call to stop printing in China

The co-founder of publisher and bookstore Little Toller has called on the publishing industry to "clean up its production" and stop printing colour picture books in China, because of the environmental impact of printing far afield. However, some publishers have defended the choice to print abroad for capacity reasons, warning that the situation is "not black and white". 

Gracie Cooper raised concern on Twitter that there was only one children's picture book in her shop printed in the UK, following publication of an open letter from children's authors and illustrators last week, asking publ...

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