Reinforcing its “Responsible Lighting” motto with ongoing improvement of the company’s programs for environmental protection and conservation, Garden City, N.Y.-based WAC Lighting received ISO–14001 Certification for its environmental management system of designing and producing luminaires and components. The company operates a clean, wholly owned manufacturing campus with zero landfill status, recycling capabilities, and in-house UL authorized labs.
“We are proud to be awarded this latest ISO certification,” states Shelley Wald, president of WAC Lighting. “Our environmental management system is precisely aligned with our ‘Responsible Lighting’ philosophy that provides a holistic, strategic approach to our organization’s environmental policy, plans and actions.“The ISO–14001 environmental management standards help organizations minimize their operations and manufacturing impact on the environment. The standards help manufacturers comply with applicable laws, regulations, and other environmentally oriented requirements.