ROCHESTER, NY – November 14, 2014 – American Packaging Corporation Rotogravure Printing & Laminating facility located in Columbus Wisconsin today announced that it received ISO 14001:2004 registration for its Environmental Management Systems.
The scope of the registration confirms its environmental management systems provide the means of planning, measuring, and improving “Environmental” performance throughout the entire facility. The environmental system applies to all activities, including design, printing, laminating, coating, and slitting activities conducted by American Packaging Corporation’s Rotogravure Printing and Laminating Division (APC) located at 850 West James Street, Columbus, WI, and warehoused finished products at 200 Continental Drive, Columbus, WI.
Sustainable Production is the creation of goods and services using processes and systems that are: nonpolluting; conserving of energy and natural resources; economically efficient; safe and healthful for workers, communities, and consumers. Brett Triebel, Operations Manager for the facility remarks, “ISO 14001 certification brands our company as environmentally responsible. It helps us demonstrate how committed we are to reducing our environmental impact as well as meet customer’s expectations of sustainability.”
“Sustainability is part of our core values,” says Peter Schottland, American Packaging Corporation CEO and President, “as demonstrated by our diligence to achieve ISO 14001 registration at all of our facilities, developing a robust diversity program, and our continued support of the Center for Sustainable Packaging located at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). Preserving natural resources and minimizing waste will continue to be an integral part of APC’s day-to-day business activity.”
ABOUT AMERICAN PACKAGING CORPORATION
American Packaging Corporation is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company specializing in the manufacture of flexible packaging laminations for a variety of specialty markets. The company has three process focused facilities: Rotogravure Printing and Laminating, Flexographic Printing, and Laminating, Engineered Laminations, and Coatings.
The company is privately held and has been serving the packaging industry for over 100 years.
Corporate Headquarters – 777 Driving Park Avenue – Rochester, NY 14613
Phone (585) 254-9500, Fax (585) 254-5801, www.ampkcorp.com