NOVI, MICH. -- BrassCraft Manufacturing Company, a leading manufacturer of premium quality plumbing supplies for over 65 years and an advocate of environmental sustainability, announced that its Corona, CA manufacturing plant has received ISO 14001 recertification for its Environmental Management System.  The ISO 14001standard ensures compliance with environmental laws and regulations.

“Our ISO recertification is very important to us”, said Val Perillo, Director of Operations, for the company’s Corona manufacturing plant.  “It is a reflection of our on-going commitment as a company in preserving and protecting our environment.  Our current Environmental Management System (EMS) not only emphasizes the products and procedures of our business that may affect our environment, but also focuses on continuous improvement.  Projects such as energy reduction, water conservation, recycling (paper, plastic, cans, and oil), rain water sampling, and awareness training have strengthened our operationsto be more sustainable and reliable in dealing with environmental challenges.  Most importantly, our team’s dedication, cooperation, and support have made it possible for us to implement and maintain a successful system.  This has been a total team effort for which we are all very proud.”

With manufacturing facilities in North Carolina, California,Texas and New Jersey.  BrassCraft Manufacturing continues to invest in the most advanced product design and manufacturing technologies right here in the U.S. These include a complete range of 100% no-lead compliant connectors, fittings, and water stops that meet the provisions of the Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water Act which becomes effective nationwide on January 4, 2014.  BrassCraft® product packaging displays a checkmark to designate 100% compliance.