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Contact(s): Thomas Eggert, DNR Green Tier, 608-267-2761; Andrew Savagian, communications, 608-261-6422
June 21, 2016

GLENDALE, WIS - The public has an opportunity to comment on an application from STRATTEC Security Corporation for Wisconsin's Green Tier program.

The company 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 businesses voluntarily collaborate with the Department of Natural Resources, and applicants must have a good environmental record, as well as implement an environmental management system.

The DNR will accept public comments on STRATTEC Security Corporation's Green Tier application through July 21, 2016. Comments may be directed to Tom Eggert, Wisconsin DNR, OB/7, PO BOX 7921, Madison, WI, 53703, by email to or by calling 608-267-2761.

STRATTEC Security Corporation designs and manufactures mechanical and electro-mechanical locks and related products for vehicle manufacturers as well as precision zinc die castings for transportation, security and other industries.

STRATTEC and its predecessor, Briggs & Stratton Technologies, have been in the vehicle lock manufacturing business for more than 80 years. STRATTEC's record of environmental performance is guided by an environmental management system that outlines the company's commitment to preventing pollution and continual improvement. STRATTEC's environmental achievements to date include:

Future sustainability goals include:

More details about STRATTEC Security Corporation's application, are available on the DNR website , or visit STRATTEC's web site (exit DNR).

Last Revised: Tuesday, June 21, 2016

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