ATLANTA — Masisa USA Inc., a supplier of wood products for the building industry, on Nov. 5 announced that Alexandria Moulding, a moulding manufacturer and distributor of wood and wood composite mouldings, is the recipient of the company's first annual MasisaGREEN Award, according to CNW Group. The award recognized Alexandria Moulding as the Masisa USA customer that exemplifies excellence in responsible environmental and social practices. Canadian-based Alexandria Moulding was the first international moulding company to bring FSC mouldings into the Canadian retail environment.

“We are honored to have been selected by Masisa USA as the first recipient of the MasisaGREEN Award,” said Andre Cholette, president of Alexandria Moulding. “We place high priorities on providing our customers with environmentally friendly products and on actively supporting many community organizations. Everyone at Alexandria Moulding is very pleased to have our efforts recognized, and we look forward to working with Masisa USA throughout the year to bring attention to our mutual commitments.”

“We decided to create the MasisaGREEN Award to increase visibility within our industry and beyond for the importance of sustainable business practices,” said Dan Schmidt, president of Masisa USA. “Alexandria Moulding is a customer with a great track record for responsible environmental and social business practices.”

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