MICRO POWDERS JOINS THE UN GLOBAL COMPACT


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TARRYTOWN, NY — February 2022 – Micro Powders Inc., a leading producer of additives for paints, inks, coatings, cosmetics, personal care products and agrochemicals, announces that it has joined the United Nations (UN) Global Compact, the world’s largest voluntary corporate sustainability initiative.

The UN Global Compact challenges companies to conduct business responsibly by aligning operations and strategies with the UN’s Ten Principles regarding human rights, labor, environmental practices, and anti-corruption. It also commits companies to take actions to advance broader social benefits, in accordance with the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). With more than 14,000 companies in over 160 countries participating, the UN Global Compact holds members to the highest sustainability standards.

“We are proud to join forces with the UN Global Compact in an effort to further accelerate our sustainability efforts,” said Gary Strauss, President. “With this membership, we plan to continue implementing practices that align with these objectives for the betterment of our communities and the environment.”

Participation in the UN Global Compact requires signatories to report yearly on their commitment to the universal sustainability principles and development goals. To learn more about the UN Global Compact, visit https://www.unglobalcompact.org.

About Micro Powders

Micro Powders, Inc. is the worldwide leader in advanced micronized wax technology, with a portfolio of over 200 natural and synthetic powders, composites, dispersions and emulsions that enhance the performance of paints, inks, coatings, cosmetics and personal care products, agrochemicals and pharmaceuticals.  Learn more at www.micropowders.com.

Contact: Toni-Raye Gizzo - Marketing Manager - Micro Powders, Inc. - trgizzo@micropowders.com - 914.793.4058