Elevance Renewable Sciences Receives EPA Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award

  • Posted on:  Monday, 18 June 2012

Elevance was named a recipient of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) 2012 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards today in a ceremony in Washington, D.C.

The EPA selected Elevance for its work using metathesis catalysis to produce high-performing, green specialty chemicals at advantageous costs Members of Elevance’s leadership team attended the ceremony in D.C. to accept the award on behalf of the company.

Back (L to R): Robin Weitkamp, Elevance; Tim Gilligan, Elevance; Brian Pease, Elevance; Brady Dreyer, Elevance. Front(L to R): Jake Middleton, Mayor of Natchez, Mississippi; Chandler Russ, Executive Director, Natchez, Inc.; K’Lynne Johnson, CEO of Elevance; Darrell Grinnell, President, Board of Supervisors, Natchez, Inc.; Donde Anderson, Elevance

The Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge was established to recognize and promote innovative chemical technologies that prevent pollution and have broad applicability in industry.  The Program recognizes individuals and organizations on a national level for successfully researching, developing, and implementing outstanding green chemical technologies.

Elevance is honored to be recognized by the EPA for this prestigious award and we thank our strategic partners and development team for working with us to bring technology and innovation to the marketplace.

For more information on Elevance’s 2012 Presidential Green Chemistry Award recognition, please visit our blog.


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