Sheet extruder and compounder Spartech Corp. is proud of its new plant in Greenville, Ohio -- and now the operation is being recognized from an outside group, too. The company announced today that the U.S. Green Building Council has awarded the plant Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver certification. LEED is USGBC's rating system for designing and constructing green, energy-efficient buildings. LEED certification of the Spartech plant was based on green design and construction features including installation of a cool roof, innovative wastewater technologies, and building materials with recycled content. Spartech has emphasized green efforts in recent years, and the company is proud of its growing list of environmental awards. Congratulatons on the latest -- surely there are more to come.
Spartech awarded LEED green building certification
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