August 1, 2014 Austin, TX The Wuxi New District (WND) and the Environment Protection Bureau (EPB) announced that SACHEM Wuxi was awarded as a ” Green Manufacturer Site” in Wuxi New District for the period of 2013 -2014. This is a great recognition to SACHEM Wuxi for its excellent performance in terms of environment protection. This is an upgrade from ” Blue Manufacturer Site” which SACHEM Wuxi has been awarded since 2008. SACHEM submits to audits in which officials assess corporate environmental performance and then award a rating based on collected data. There are five levels for environment protection performance:
1) Green ( excellent)
2) Blue ( good)
3) Yellow ( average)
4) Red ( bad)
5) Black ( very bad)
“SACHEM associates in Wuxi realized that it is critically important to be excellent in health, safety, and environment (HSE) performance, as this is a pre-condition to expand our operations and business in Wuxi,” stated Min Li, Plant Manger SACHEM Wuxi.
SACHEM is committed to environmental responsibility with cleaner production through increased energy efficiency and by implementing strategies which prevent pollution. “This is a great accomplishment for the Wuxi site and a reflection of SACHEM’s ongoing commitment to environmental protection,” stated Eric Riden, Vice President -Global Supply Chain at SACHEM, congratulations and thanks go to the associates at the Wuxi plant for their efforts toward achieving the ‘Green’ rating as a result of all their hard work.”
SACHEM Wuxi is approximately 80,000 square meters with state-of-the-art technology for production of high purity Tetramethylammonium Hydroxide (CAS#: 75-59-2) and other specialty performance products.
SACHEM, Inc. delivers highly pure, precise and innovative chemical solutions designed to solve the most demanding and challenging applications. For over 60 years SACHEM has provided chemical solutions and services to customers in key markets including electronics, advanced ceramics, biotechnology, starch modification, polymers, catalysts, pharmaceutical and agricultural chemicals. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, SACHEM’s expanding worldwide operations include manufacturing and research facilities in North America, Europe and Asia with a global service network and presence spanning over 30 countries.