Certification illustrates prime manufacturer’s commitment to sustainable practices
Lafayette, LA (23 July 2012) – Having recently undergone an audit by the Scientific Certification Systems (SCS), Stuller is pleased to announce its precious metals have been certified for 100% recycled content.
“Earning this recognition reaffirms our ongoing commitment to conducting all phases of our operations in the most ethically, environmentally and socially responsible manner possible,” says Darrell Warren, vice president merchandising “It also gives our customers confidence that they’re purchasing their fabricated metals product from a trusted supplier.”
The certification process is specific and detailed with potential applicants having to comply with several requirements regarding environmental, social and supply chain management.
Operating under its green initiative, Refined Karats, Stuller’s environmental commitment reaches out to all areas of its facility and production processes including water, waste and energy management. Look for more information on Stuller’s sustainability practices coming soon to stuller.com.
Scientific Certification Systems (SCS) is a global leader in independent certification and verification of environmental, sustainability, stewardship, food quality, food safety and food purity claims. For more than 25 years, SCS has developed internationally recognized standards and certification programs in pursuit of the highest level of environmental performance and social accountability. Many assessments undertaken by SCS are based on innovative life cycle assessment methodologies. SCS assessments lead to the recognition of accomplishments in greenhouse gas inventories and offsets, agricultural production, food processing and handling, forestry, fisheries, flowers and plants, energy, green building, product manufacturing and corporate social responsibility.
Stuller, Inc. is headquartered in Lafayette, LA and was founded by Matthew Stuller in 1970. The DTC Sightholder provides a wide range of goods and services for jewelry professionals. Stuller’s core product categories include: diamonds, gemstones, finished jewelry, mountings, findings, bridal jewelry, tools, supplies and digital solutions.