Press release, May 25th, 2012

ME Elecmetal Duluth, Minnesota-based foundry, received the Environmental Initiative Award 2012, in the category “Business and Environmental” for their participation in the project of recycling mattresses.

Environmental Initiative is an organization that brings together businesses, government and nonprofit, with the objective of solving environmental issues.

This project consisted in the recycling of steel springs used in the manufacture of mattresses and also involved Goodwill of Duluth, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, UMD Natural Resources Research Institute and Olaf Industries.

Bill Grau, Manager of ME Elecmetal Duluth foundry, received the award on behalf of the company.