3M Tonawanda has a very active social club. Annually, there are about 20 diverse events. For example, for youngsters, there was a Children Christmas Party, Breakfast with the Easter Bunny and a coloring contest. For the family there are outings that include Disney on Ice, Childrens’ Theater at the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra with a behind the scenes tour, and a Buffalo Sabres game. For adults, there are both New York City and Fort Erie Racetrack trips.
3M Company Picnic
Every summer there is a company picnic. Recent attendance was 500 employees and guests at Martin’s Fantasy Island for enjoyment in the water park, riding the amusement park rides, shows, picnic lunch, games and plenty of prizes.
Service Awards Banquet
Each year there is a formal service award banquet to honor employees with 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, and even 40 years of service. It is a wonderful event for both employees and guests.
Health and Productivity Committee
We have an active committee to promote the health and welfare of the employees.
3M Tonawanda Plant and Employee Recognition
3M Tonawanda is certified in the International Organization for Standardization. For Environmental Management Systems ISO 14001-2004
Two employees were awarded the corporate Manufacturing Technical Excellence Award 2007.
Two employees were awarded the corporate 3M Supply Chain Diamond Achievement Award 2007.
3M Tonawanda has twice earned the EHS Chairman’s Award.