Planning for the Future

Ziegler, Patricia D.
November 2011
CoatingsTech;Nov/Dec2011, Vol. 8 Issue 11, p6
Academic Journal
The author discusses the Sustainability Awareness message created by the American Coatings Association (ACA) led by its Board Members in an effort to raise awareness on sustainability in the coatings industry in the U.S. She mentions that such initiatives require a long-term vision and awareness of the impact of an industry on the environment. She notes that ACA aims to keep their message dynamic through online communication tools that highlight the industry's contributions on sustainability.


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