Herman Miller Honored with Industry 'Design for Recycling' Award

May 11, 2009

Herman Miller has been recognized by the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries Inc. (ISRI) with its 2009 Design for Recycling award. Representing the collective voice of more than 1,600 member companies, many with global operations, the award recognizes excellence in design innovation, together with the advancement of recycling throughout the design and manufacturing process.

Herman Miller was presented with the award before several thousand member delegates during the recent annual ISRI Convention and Exposition in Las Vegas. Paul Murray, Herman Miller’s director of environmental health and safety, accepted the prestigious award, which was presented by former President Bill Clinton.

 Nominated by Michigan-based recycler Louis Padnos Iron & Metal, the company was selected from several notable finalists, including Toyota and Wal-Mart. Past award winners include Hewlett Packard and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

To view the entire ISRI news release, click on the following link: www.isri.org/AM/Template.cfm?Section=Home1&template=/CM/ContentDisplay.cfm&ContentID=20158

About Herman Miller Inc.
Herman Miller works for a better world around you—with inventive designs, technologies and related services that improve the human experience wherever people work, heal, learn, and live. Its curiosity, ingenuity, and design excellence create award-winning products and services. Innovative business practices and a commitment to social responsibility have also established Herman Miller as a recognized global company. For more information, visit www.hermanmiller.com.

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