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Coates Screen Earns SGIA Environmental Recognition Award


Coates Screen USA, St. Charles, IL, a division of Sun Chemical Corporation, received a 2003 Environmental Recognition Award from the Screenprinting & Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) International. Coates Screen became the first ink manufacturer to earn this prestigious award.
“We are proud that the SGIA selected us to receive this honor,” said Barry Marshall, president, Coates Screen USA. “It confirms our efforts to be an industry leader not only in quality, but as a responsible corporate citizen concerned about the environment.”
Coates Screen was honored with the award due to the registration of its Environmental Management Systems to the ISO14001 standard and the success of company-wide efforts to reduce its impact on the environment.