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STANDARD PROCESS INC. SEEKS GREEN TIER STATUS

May 13, 2014

PALMYRA, Wis. -- The public has an opportunity to comment on an application for Wisconsin's Green Tier program by Standard Process located in Palmyra, Wisconsin.

Standard Process is applying for Tier 1 of the Green Tier program, which is designed to encourage, recognize and reward companies that are committed to superior environmental performance. Green Tier encourages businesses to voluntarily collaborate with the Department of Natural Resources and applicants must also have a good environmental record as well as implement an Environmental Management System.

Standard Process Inc. is an 85 year-old Wisconsin business that manufactures dietary supplements that are sold through licensed health care professionals. The third generation, family-owned company's corporate headquarters, manufacturing facility and 450-acre certified-organic farm are all located in Palmyra.

A core value of Standard Process is to be a steward of the land by using environmentally safe farming, manufacturing and business practices. Moving forward, Standard Process will continue its long tradition of commitment to the environment by focusing on the following:

DNR will accept public comments on Standard Process' Green Tier application through June 13, 2014. Comments may be directed to Chris Lilek, Wisconsin DNR, N7725 Highway 28, Horicon, WI, 53032, or by phone at 920-387-7898 or at Christine.lilek@wisconsin.gov

More details about Standard Process can be found at www.standardprocess.com/Home For more information about the Standard Process Green Tier participation, search the DNR website for Green Tier and click on the tab for applicants.

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Chris Lilek: 920-387-7898

Last Revised: Tuesday, May 13, 2014




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