SOCMA Recognizes Strem Chemicals for Commitment to Improving Environmental, Health, Safety & Security
Strem Chemicals’ Newburyport facility is pleased to announce it has been recognized for exemplary efforts in improving its environmental, health, safety and security by the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA), a trade association representing specialty chemical manufacturers.
Strem Chemicals participates in SOCMA’s ChemStewards® program, which encourages companies to operate their facilities in an environment that guarantees safety and environmental compliance to all stakeholders.
Strem Chemicals accepted a Silver Performance Improvement Award at SOCMA’s 94th Annual Dinner on December 7 in New York City. This is the 4th consecutive year Strem Chemicals has received the award. Dr. Ephraim S. Honig, Chief Operating Officer and R.J. Wolcik, Environmental, Health and Safety Specialist, accepted the award on behalf of the company at the awards dinner.
Strem Chemicals was recognized for its successful efforts to go above and beyond the federal requirement for environmental, health, safety and security (EHS&S) compliance along with employee training and engagement.
This award shows our dedication to strive for continuous improvement in all aspects of our business. We are proud of the commitment our employees have shown to enhance our EHS&S program.
Dr. Ephraim S. Honig - COO, Strem Chemicals
In today’s business world it is incumbent upon companies to be good environmental stewards and create a culture at their facilities that will ensure the safety and security of not only their employees but the community in which they live.
We congratulate Strem Chemicals and its employees on this achievement, and we encourage them to continue these efforts through the ChemStewards Performance Improvement Program.
Lawrence D. Sloan - President, SOCMA President