Dalton, GA /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ - MFG Chemical, LLC is pleased to announce it has been recognized for exemplary efforts in improving its environmental, health, safety and security (EHS&S), as well as, employee training and engagement at its Dalton facilities by the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates(SOCMA), the leading trade association representing specialty chemical manufacturers.
MFG participates in SOCMA's ChemStewards® program, which encourages companies to operate their facilities in an environment that guarantees safety and environmental compliance to all stakeholders.
MFG Chemical accepted two Silver Performance Improvement Award at SOCMA's 96th Annual Meeting and Dinner on December 4 in New York City. MFG Chemical President & CEO Keith Arnold and Board member Paul Turgeon accepted the award on behalf of the company.
MFG Chemical was recognized for its successful efforts to improve its Planning and Operations as well as its Employee Training and Engagement.
"Receiving such prestigious awards is a testament towards the hard work our employees put in and will continue to do so every day," said Arnold. "This award reflects our commitment to constant improvement for our products, our workers and our neighbors in the community."
"Congratulations to MFG Chemical and its employees on this outstanding achievement," said SOCMA President and CEO Jennifer Abril. "As specialty chemical manufacturers, it is incumbent upon companies to be good environmental stewards and create a culture at their facilities that will ensure the safety and security of their employees and community in which they live. MFG Chemical has gone above and beyond to demonstrate its commitment to improving EHS&S efforts through participation in the ChemStewards® Performance Improvement Program. Congratulations on a job well done."
Since 1921, SOCMA has represented a diverse membership of small, medium and large chemical companies located around the world. To learn more, visit www.socma.com.
ChemStewards® is SOCMA's flagship environmental, health, safety and security (EHS&S) continuous performance improvement program created from industry's commitment to reducing its environmental footprint and meet the unique needs of the specialty chemical industry. To learn more, visit www.chemstewards.com.
MFG Chemical is a custom and toll manufacturer of specialty chemicals for a variety of industries including pulp & paper, paints & coatings, mining, oil field, agriculture, lube additives, and personal care. The company operates three manufacturing facilities in Northwest Georgia. For more information, visit www.mfgchemical.com.