SW Sustainability Solutions Celebrates 40 Years of Leading Innovation in Hand Protection

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[Union City, May 16, 2024]: SW Sustainability Solutions proudly announces its 40th anniversary this May, marking four decades of pioneering advancements in sustainable hand protection. Since its inception in 1984, SW has been committed to its mission of making customers more successful by providing top-quality hand protection solutions. SW has remained at the forefront of the industry, driven by a dedication to innovation, sustainability, and customer satisfaction.

SW specializes in manufacturing, research and development, and hand health technologies, offering a range of premium hand protection products designed to enhance worker performance. With a focus on new product development and manufacturing innovation, SW continuously seeks better ways to advance worker safety, improve hand health, and increase job performance. This commitment to excellence has made SW a trusted partner for businesses worldwide.

“Over the past 40 years, SW has remained steadfast in our commitment to making a positive impact on society and the environment,” said Belle Chou, President of SW. “We are proud of our legacy of innovation and sustainability, and we look forward to continuing to lead the way in sustainable hand protection for the next 40 years and beyond.”

Behind SW Sustainability Solutions’ success is its dedicated team, with 25% of its staff comprising the Research and Development Department. This team continuously innovates new sustainable solutions to keep up with the evolving needs of customers and the industry.

SW’s dedication to sustainability is evident in its business practices and operations. The company holds itself to the highest standards of quality, manufacturing its products with a focus on environmental responsibility and ethical best practices. SW is ISO 14001 certified, demonstrating its commitment to global environmental protection standards and laws. Additionally, SW has been recognized by the California Green Business Network and other organizations for its efforts to reduce its environmental footprint and promote sustainable business practices.

SW’s B Corp Certification underscores its dedication to environmental responsibility, social performance, accountability, and transparency. The rigorous assessment process reflects SW’s commitment to positive change and its legal commitment to accountability and transparency in all aspects of its operations.

Additionally, SW has been recognized by the SBTi for its sustainability endeavors, aligning with SBTi near term targets. This recognition includes mandated targets such as 1.5°C aligned scope 1 & 2 targets. SW aims to reduce absolute scope 1 & 2 GHG emissions by 42% by 2030 from 2022 base year, contributing to a sustainable, low-carbon future.

As part of its sustainability initiatives, SW has developed proprietary technologies such as EcoTek, a sustainable additive that reduces environmental impact without sacrificing performance. SW also prioritizes responsible procurement, sourcing materials from suppliers that share its environmental standards.

Throughout its history, SW has received numerous awards and accolades for its innovative and sustainable products. From the Environmental Protection New Product of the Year Awards to the American Business Awards, SW has been recognized for its commitment to excellence and environmental stewardship.

“We are honored to celebrate 40 years of success, innovation, and sustainability,” said Belle Chou. “As we look to the future, we remain committed to our mission of providing high-performance hand protection solutions that protect both users and the planet. Thank you to our customers, partners, and employees for your continued support over the past four decades.”

For more information about SW Sustainability Solutions and its commitment to sustainability, visit [swssglobal.com].

About SW Sustainability Solutions:

SW Sustainability Solutions is a leading provider of sustainable hand protection solutions. Founded in 1984, SW specializes in manufacturing, research and development, and hand health technologies, offering a range of premium hand protection products designed to enhance worker performance. Committed to environmental responsibility and innovation, SW leverages technology to provide high-performance products that protect both users and the planet. For more information, visit [swssglobal.com].