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History of 3M Irvine

3M Irvine has occupied its current building location since 1974. The building is 113,500 sq. ft. located on a nine acre parcel of land. The interior consists of 16,000 sq. ft. of administrative offices, 56,000 sq. ft. of manufacturing, and 41,500 sq. ft. of warehouse and distribution center space. Our manufacturing facility is in an industrial development area within easy reach of three major freeways in the Orange County area.

3M Irvine Historical and Quality Journey

1992 - ISO-9001 Certification
1993 - EN-46002 Certification to European Health Care Dir
1994 - California “Gold Level” Quality Award
1996 - ISO-14001 Certification
1997 - Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Winner
1997 - Cal/OSHA VPP “Star” Certification
2001 - Combination of 3M and ESPE
2002 - 9th Annual Edmund G. “Pat” Brown Award
2002 - 3M Chairman's “Leadership Award”
2002 - ISO 13485 Medical Device Certification
2003 - State of California “Flex Your Power” Energy Efficiency Award
2004 - 3M Chairman's “Leadership Award”
2004 - Corporate Supply Chain Diamond Achievement Award
2004 - Corporate-Level National Environmental Performance Track Outreach Award (First ever)
2005 - Orange County Red Cross “Excellence in Disaster Readiness” Award
2007 - 3M Golden Step Award

Irvine Plant


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