How VW Achieved LEED Platinum-Rated Construction

Volkswagen of America earned LEED® Platinum certification due in part to recycled and regional materials and construction waste management.

That Volkswagen Group of America builds fuel-efficient cars is well known in the industry. What may be less well known is that it built its new manufacturing plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee, on the principle of environmental

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April 10 workshop to be hosted by Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality and the Mississippi Manufacturers’ Association

Environmental Leadership : A Smart Business Choice

This year’s workshop will feature speakers providing timely information on energy efficiency, solid waste management and reduction, and environmental best practices. Presentations include case studies from two Mississippi industries, Toyota and Southwire.

More information is available on the MDEQ website.

KAM names three companies Manufacturers of the Year, honors employee

LOUISIVLLE, Ky. (Nov. 13, 2012) — Three companies and one employee were honored at a luncheon Friday by the Kentucky Association of Manufacturers (KAM).

Universal Woods Inc., Denyo Manufacturing Corp. and Catlettsburg Refining LLC each won 2012 Kentucky Manufacturer of the Year awards and Larry Combs of Brown-Forman Corp. was named the 2012 Kentucky Manufacturing

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Suppliers Partnership for the Environment Shares Strategies for Integrating Sustainability into Manufacturing Performance at 2012 Southern Automotive Conference

WASHINGTON, Oct. 15, 2012 — /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Members of the Suppliers Partnership for the Environment (SP) – an innovative collaboration between automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), their suppliers and the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) working to green the automotive supply chain – led a breakout session at the 2012 Southern Automotive Conference (SAC) in

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