— Nine Wisconsin companies were recognized with the Wisconsin
Business Friend of the Environment Award by the Wisconsin
Manufacturers & Commerce.
Wisconsin companies that were recognized include ITU AbsorbTech in
New Berlin in small category and Menasha Packaging — Hartford
plant in large category for the Environmental Stewardship award.
winning awards from around the state were:
Environmental Stewardship: Masters Gallery Foods, Plymouth (medium
Sustainability: Outlook Group, Neenah (small category);
Georgia-Pacific Green Bay Broadway Mill, Green Bay (medium
category); Bergstrom Automotive, Neenah (large category);
environmental innovation, Empire Screen Printing, Inc., Onalaska
(small category); Linetec, Wausau (medium category); Waupaca
Foundry, Inc., Waupaca (large category).
business community in Wisconsin is a leader when it comes to
environmental sustainability, innovation and stewardship,” said
WMC Director of Environmental & Energy Policy Lane Ruhland.
“The Business Friend of the Environment Awards show that
protecting environment and growing a business are not mutually
year’s winners represent companies in each category size,
ranging from small to large, which have made significant
improvements in the areas of sustainability, environmental
stewardship and environmental innovation.