3M is First to Gain WQA Sustainability Certification
Products will carry WQA Certification symbol
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Sept. 16, 2013 – 3M Purification is the first to achieve WQA Sustainability Certifications under the new WQA Product Sustainability Standards. The products include water filtration products for the home and water appliances. 3M Purification joined a task force of other leading industry manufacturers and suppliers to assist the Water Quality Association (WQA) in developing a new suite of sustainability standards for drinking water treatment products. Following a successful third party inspection, six 3M, Aqua-Pure® and Water Factory Systems water filtration products are now the first in the industry to be certified under these important new standards. Learn More(PDF, 211K), Learn More
"As the first company to receive WQA Sustainability certification, 3M has proven itself to be a leader in environmental responsibility," said Dave Haataja, Chief Executive Officer of WQA.