Monroe, Wash. – Canyon Creek Cabinet Company was presented with the top award in green manufacturing last night at the 2012 Green Washington Awards. Sponsored by Seattle Business Magazine, these awards recognized companies and individuals who are leading the way in sustainability and green business practices. The 50 greenest companies, as well as winners and achievements in several categories, were announced at this special event.

Canyon Creek Wins the WA Green 50 Manufacturing AwardMembers of the Green 50 list were selected from companies of all sizes, including manufacturing, retail, recreation/hospitality and clean tech, as well as nonprofit organizations, government agencies and educational institutions. Entrants were judged on their impact to the environment, the comprehensiveness of their efforts and the extent to which they provide a model for other organizations. This is the second year in a row that Canyon Creek made the Green 50 list.

Canyon Creek has long been a leader in energy and materials conservation, and the sustainable management of waste materials, even converting its own waste into resources for other companies to use. See our sustainable manufacturing stories here.

Canyon Creek is certified in several industry programs that recognize environmental responsibility, including the Master Builders Association’s Built Green Program, and was the first manufacturer to earn an Environmental Stewardship Program certification from the Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association.

Canyon Creek Cabinet Company, located in Monroe, Washington, is a leading manufacturer of affordable, custom frameless and framed style cabinetry for every room in the home. In 2009, Canyon Creek introduced its line of closet and storage products—Canyon Creek Closets Plus—creating one of the most extensive lines of custom cabinetry and closet storage systems available. In 2010, Canyon Creek launched Newcastle framed cabinetry, and in 2011, Katana frameless cabinetry. Both cabinet lines are designed to provide high-quality, entry-level product for today’s price-competitive market.

Canyon Creek has been a recognized leader in the kitchen and bath industry since 1981 and has won many industry awards for its cabinetry and environmental practices. Maintaining its ISO 9001 certification since 2003, Canyon Creek was also chosen for the 2010 Association of Washington Business Green Manufacturing Award and the 2011 Manufacturer of the Year Award.

Canyon Creek markets its cabinetry to designers, builders and a select network of dealers and has sales offices and representatives throughout its distribution area.

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