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Association of Washington Business Announce Environmental Excellence Award Winners

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SPOKANE, WA - The Association of Washington Business today recognized five employers that are finding creative ways to incorporate environmental sustainability within their businesses with their Environmental Excellence Award. 

The award winners were presented their statue at the annual AWB Spring Meeting luncheon and dinner events in Spokane. 

The award winners are:
Sustainable Communities & Green Buildings
·        Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland. 

Resource Conservation/Pollution Prevention
·        Shields Bag & Printing Co., Yakima.

Resource Conservation/Pollution Prevention
·        IEDS Logistics, Spokane.

Leading Environmental Practices
·        ConAgra Foods Lamb Weston, Kennewick.

Leading Environmental Practices
·        Avista Utilities, Spokane.

The 23nd annual AWB Environmental Excellence Awards were presented by Jim Bruce, senior vice president for public affairs, energy and environment for UPS. 

The group also honored retired U.S. Rep. Doc Hastings with its C. David Gordon Award for his many years of service, and two state business and public service leaders for their dedication to making Washington state a great place to live, work and raise a family.