3/26/13 10:05 am CDT
EPA Again Gives the Company Its Highest Energy-Saving Distinction
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For an industry-leading ninth consecutive year, 3M has earned the U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR® Partner of the
Year-Sustained Excellence Award for its comprehensive worldwide energy
conservation efforts. No other company has achieved this distinction for
that many consecutive years, or as many as nine times.
The awards will be presented today at a ceremony in Washington, D.C.
They recognize “a select group ofmore...
2/12/13 9:10 am CST
Tank is lighter and more cost effective for fleet vehicles
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M (NYSE: MMM) announces it has successfully completed the NGV2-2007 certification
process for its first compressed natural gas (CNG) tank. The 21.5 x 60
inch tank is designed for light- and medium-duty pick-up trucks and
corporate fleet vehicles. 3M’s tank capitalizes on improvements
in geometries and proprietary 3M™ Matrix Resin featuring nanosilica
technology to deliver a solution that is lighter, offers greater
capacity, and is more costmore...
1/22/13 10:53 am CST
– Grants will be used for educational programs at nature centers nationwide –
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M is awarding more than $400,000 in grants to nine environmental organizations for projects aimed at improving science-based environmental and conservation education for youth. Since 2001, 3M’s environmental giving program has invested more than $21 million in sustainability initiatives. 3M Eco Grant recipients are providing environmental programs that help students connect science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education with the world around them.The grant recipients are naturemore...
11/8/12 9:05 am CST
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--To engage and educate students on the importance of energy awareness, Saint
Paul Public Schools has partnered with Post-it® Brand from 3M
to launch the Post-it® Notes Energy Project – a program developed
to show students that “You’ve Got the Power” when it comes to
environmental leadership. To celebrate the launch, Post-it® Brand will
host two half-day events at Farnsworth Aerospace PreK-8 Magnet School
and Battle Creek Middle School formore...