Contact(s): Tom Eggert, 608-267-2761
WAUKESHA, Wis. - The public has an opportunity to comment on an application to Wisconsin's Green Tier program from Payne & Dolan, Inc. Payne & Dolan is a Waukesha-based asphalt production and infrastructure construction firm, providing construction materials and services.
Payne & Dolan 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, maintain a good environmental record, and implement an Environmental Management System (EMS), which will be used to set goals, assess their progress and identify improvements.
Payne & Dolan pursues ecologically safe and environmentally sound methods of operations. Recent environmental achievements include:
By the end of the 2017 season, an Environmental Management System will be developed as part of Green Tier participation. Future areas of engagement for improved environmental performance will target reducing their carbon footprint, enhancing supply chain performance, and furthering outreach and training efforts.
The DNR will accept public comments on Payne & Dolan's Green Tier application through Feb. 10, 2017. Comments may be directed to Tom Eggert, Wisconsin DNR, OB/7, PO BOX 7921, Madison, WI, 53707, by email to Thomas.Eggert@wisconsin.gov or by calling 608-267-2761.
More details about Payne & Dolan's application can be found on the DNR website.