Sun Chemical Wins Two Awards for Environmental Leadership
TORONTO, CANADA--March 19, 2008--During PrintAction Magazine’s recent 3rd Annual Environmental Printing Awards ceremony, Sun Chemical received two awards that recognize its commitment to providing innovative and environmentally friendly solutions for its customers.
Sun Chemical’s Liberty sheetfed inks were awarded with the gold as the “most Progressive Environmental Product,” and Sun Chemical received a bronze as the “œost Environmentally Progressive Vendor.” The awards recognize “œxcellence in Canadian environmental stewardship across the print-based communications supply chain.”
“Progressive means we embrace innovation for our customers, and this award is evidence of Sun Chemical’s leadership in research and development,” said Rod Staveley, president, Canada Business Unit, Sun Chemical. “Liberty Ink is just one example of Sun Chemical’s progressive approach on sustainability. Our R&D operation around the world is working hard for our customers to develop solutions that improve efficiency at the same time that they enhance environmental performance.”
Transcontinental Litho Acme located in Montreal recently adopted Liberty as its ink of choice.
“The Transcontinental Group has invested in a very daring environmental plan of action,” said Eric Bouchard, plant manager, Transcontinental Litho Acme. “Liberty inks from Sun Chemical are a really big part of this plan of action.”
About Sun Chemical
Sun Chemical, the world’s largest producer of printing inks and pigments, is a leading provider of materials to packaging, publication, coatings, plastics, cosmetics, and other industrial markets. With annual sales of $4 billion, Sun Chemical has more than 12,000 employees supporting customers around the world. The Sun Chemical Group of companies includes such established names as Coates, Hartmann, Kohl & Madden, and US Ink.
Sun Chemical Corporation is a subsidiary of Sun Chemical Group B.V., the Netherlands, and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, U.S.A. For more information, visit http://www.sunchemical.com.