Bethesda, MD - RadTech, the non profit trade association for high-tech ultraviolet (UV) and electron beam (EB) processes, is accepting nominations for its new Sustainability Achievement Awards. UV and EB are widely used in printing, electronics, wood, plastics and various other industrial operations as a way to significantly reduce harmful emissions and cut energy use.

"Today, sustainability is on the minds of everyone. Through this new awards program, applicants will be highlighting the many sustainability advantages of UV/EB technology. RadTech is lookin forward to celebrating those accomplishments," says Doreen M. Monteleone, Ph.D., Director of Sustainability & EHS Initiatives.

Award winners will offer real world descriptions of how UV/EB technology improves the sustainability of manufactures including reductions in emissions, hazardous chemicals, water, energy and transportation; improved safety and health benefits; and better return on investment. Award winners will be honored at the biennial RadTech UV/EB Technology Expo & Conference 2014, May 12-14, Rosemont/Chicago, IL.

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RadTech has over 700 members in 32 countries dedicated to the educational, technical and market development of clean, energy saving and innovative, ultraviolet and electron beam technologies.

Source: RadTech

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