PLANO, TEXAS (Nov. 22, 2006) - School furniture manufacturer, Smith System, was recently awarded the 2006 Outstanding Environmental Commitment Award from the city of Plano, Texas. The award recognizes Smith System's internally-driven initiatives to reduce the impact and use of hazardous materials and pollutants in their manufacturing

"Having such an environmentally committed and proactive company located in Plano goes beyond this one time award and means more than any cost savings associated with their environmental accomplishments," said Robert Smouse, Environmental Services Manager, City of Plano. "This is a huge statement towards the advancements of sustainable business practices."

In accepting the...

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