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rePurpose, a Collaboration Between Herman Miller and Green Standards, Recognized in Award

Congratulations to Herman Miller for receiving a Recycling Leadership Award for Excellence in Recycling! Hosted by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality and Governor’s Recycling Council, the award recognizes businesses, institutions and organizations that are leading the way in recycling and recycling awareness in Michigan State.

“We are excited to receive the Recycling Leadership Award. We have many employees who provide leadership and inspiration at work and in our community,” said Gabe Wing, Director of Safety and Sustainability at Herman Miller. “This award reflects their commitment to building a better world through activities like recycling and community engagement.”

Herman Miller was recognized for three recycling focused initiatives:

  • Earthright – a company-wide sustainability initiative that includes 10 bold commitments including zero-waste locations, water efficiency and employee engagement.
  • Community outreach – Herman Miller’s effort to reach and engage students across Michigan.
  • The rePurpose Program – Herman Miller’s partnership with Green Standards that offers its clients the most environmentally and socially responsible solution for no-longer-needed furniture and equipment.

More on Herman Miller’s ambitious and inspiring sustainability goals.