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LA County Cites ‘Good Corporate Citizens’

A total of 575 companies recently received Certificates of Recognition from The Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County based on their compliance with wastewater discharge rules in 2011. The Certificates of Recognition identified these companies as “good corporate citizens.”

“These companies have successfully demonstrated environmental compliance,” said Grace Robinson Chan, chief engineer and general manager of the sanitation districts, in a news release. “We appreciate and applaud their efforts because it helps us comply with our requirements and run our wastewater collection and treatment systems cost effectively.”

Chan announced the certificate awardees during a July 12 meeting of the sanitation districts’ Board of Directors.

“This is a great opportunity to build relationships between private industry and regulators,” said Cynthia Kurtz, executive director of the San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership, regarding the program. “It’s critical that we work together if we are to rebuild the job base and economy of Los Angeles County.”

Recipients of the certificates included (in alpha order by city):

  • Prudential Overall Supply, Carson; Cerritos; City of Commerce
  • Ecolab Inc., City of Industry
  • Sodexo Textile Service Center, Compton
  • Budget Uniform Industrial Supply Inc., Gardena
  • Mission Linen & Uniform Service, Lancaster
  • Republic Master Chefs, Long Beach
  • ARAMARK Uniform Services, unincorporated Los Angeles County
  • Magic Laundry Services, Montebello
  • Dy-Dee Service of Pasadena Inc., Pasadena
  • G&K Services, Santa Fe Springs
  • AmeriPride Uniform Services, Vernon

Release date: 07/19/2012

Contact: Jerry Martin, V.P. of Sales & Marketing (949) 250-4850 ext 275


By: Jerry Martin, Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Prudential Overall Supply

About the author

Jerry Martin is the Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Prudential Overall Supply, a leading provider of workplace uniforms and personal protective equipment (PPE) to a wide range of industries and organizations. Currently a board member for the American Reusable Textile Association (ARTA) where he works on projects to further the benefits of reusable textiles versus disposable alternatives. Martin also contributes to the Textile Rental Service Association (TRSA) where he is a former chairman of the association's Marketing & PR committee and helped establish TRSA’s international standard for its Clean Green certification program.