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Argonne, Lemont business to receive sustainability awards

Published: Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013 3:37 p.m. CDT

LEMONT – Argonne National Laboratory and CCI Manufacturing IL Corporation in Lemont both earned 2013 Honorable Mention Governor's Sustainability Awards, according to a news release from the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center.

The awards were presented by the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, a unit of the Prairie Research Institute, at the University of Illinois, during a ceremony in Peoria.

According to the release, the awards recognize organizations in Illinois that have demonstrated a commitment to environmental excellence through outstanding and innovative sustainability practices.

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