- April 01, 2003, PRESS RELEASE
FORT LEE, NJ, USA—Coates Screen USA, St. Charles, IL, reports it recently received a 2003 Environmental Recognition Award from the Screenprinting & Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) International. According to Coates (a div. of Sun Chemical), it's the first ink manufacturer to earn this prestigious award.
Says Barry Marshall, president of Coates Screen USA: "We are proud the SGIA selected us to receive this honor. It confirms our efforts to be an industry leader not only in quality but as responsible corporate citizen concerned about the environment [as well]."
Coates says it was honored with the award for its registration of its environmental management systems to the ISO14001 standard and the success of the company-wide efforts to reduce its impact on the environment.