Green Power Partnership
|Primex Plastics Corporation / Reedsburg|
|Organization Type||Industrial Goods & Srvcs.|
|Percentage Green Power||9.6%|
|Purchasing Third-Party Certified Green Power Product?||Yes|
|Environmental Web Page|
Primex Plastics, Reedsburg, is a plastic extruder providing the graphics industry printable sheet and roll. Customers often convert the product into signage, displays, or other graphic materials. The use of renewable power compliments Primex's existing programs to reduce, reuse, and recycle. and feels all organizations must play a part in reducing environmental impact. Many of Primex's customers have increased, or are increasing, their efforts to protect the environment as well. This synergy is turning into a powerful force that will hopefully grow exponentially. Committing to use renewable energy is made easy by the assistance available through your local power company. Primex found it to be one of the easiest programs to launch in relation to other green initiatives. In no time at all, Primex was reducing its impact on the environment through a simple annual commitment. The greatest benefit Primex has experienced is the "snow ball effect." Internally, employees want to make a difference both at work and at home in reducing their impact on the environment. Externally, Primex Reedsburg includes renewable energy and other green initiatives as part of agenda items for discussion with customers. Customer response has been favorable, with many clients showing some interest in what is going on and where the industry is going in the area of sustainability.