Illinois Sustainable Technology Center - University of Illinois

Governor's Awards Previous Winners and Ceremony Information

Choose a year below to view the winners:

2014 |2013 | 2012 | 2011 |2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 |
2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1998 | 1997 | 1996 | 1995 |
1994 | 1993 | 1992 | 1991 | 1990 | 1989 | 1988 | 1987 |

2014 Award Ceremony

2014 Governor's Sustainability Award Winners

2014 Honorable Mention Governor's Sustainability Awards

Campus Sustainability Compact Award Winners

Illinois Campus Sustainability Compact outlines environmental goals that colleges and universities may adopt on their campuses. The Compact includes objectives such as purchasing renewable energy, implementing green building practices, developing sustainable transportation options, improving water conservation, and incorporating sustainable dining practices. The program offers universities and colleges three levels of participation:

The seven Illinois colleges and universities honored, and their recognition levels were:

2013 Award Ceremony

2013 Governor's Sustainability Award Winners

Continuous Improvement Award Winners

2013 Honorable Mention Governor's Sustainability Awards

Campus Sustainability Compact Award Winners

Illinois Campus Sustainability Compact outlines environmental goals that colleges and universities may adopt on their campuses. The Compact includes objectives such as purchasing renewable energy, implementing green building practices, developing sustainable transportation options, improving water conservation, and incorporating sustainable dining practices. The program offers universities and colleges three levels of participation: bronze institutions making a commitment to creating a sustainability program and engaging the campus community, silver institutions which are ready to make targeted commitments to greening their operations and monitoring performance, and gold for institutions that are integrating sustainability throughout their campus and working towards measured improvement.

 

2012 Award Ceremony

2012 Governor's Sustainability Award Winners

Continuous Improvement Award Winners

Campus Sustainability Compact Award Winners

Illinois Campus Sustainability Compact outlines environmental goals that colleges and universities may adopt on their campuses. The Compact includes objectives such as purchasing renewable energy, implementing green building practices, developing sustainable transportation options, improving water conservation, and incorporating sustainable dining practices. The program offers universities and colleges three levels of participation: bronze institutions making a commitment to creating a sustainability program and engaging the campus community, silver institutions which are ready to make targeted commitments to greening their operations and monitoring performance, and gold for institutions that are integrating sustainability throughout their campus and working towards measured improvement.


2011 Award Ceremony

2011 Governor's Sustainability Award winners

Continuous Improvement Award winners


2010 Award Ceremony

2010 Governor's Sustainability Award winners

Continuous Improvement Award winners


2009 Award Ceremony

October 28, 2009

2009 Governor's Sustainability Award winners

Continuous Improvement Award winners


2008 Award Ceremony

October 23, 2008

Governor's Pollution Prevention Award Winners

Governor's Continuous Improvement Award Winnners

Illinois Sustainable Technology Award Winner


2007 Award Ceremony

October 25, 2007

2007 Governor's Pollution Prevention Award Winners

2007 Governor's Continuous Improvement Award Winners

2007 Illinois Sustainable Technology Award Winners


2006 Governor's Pollution Prevention Award Winners

October 25th, 2006

Small company
  • Consolidated Printing Co.
  • Chem Processing, Inc.
  • PortionPac Chemical Corporation
  • Spraylat Corporation
Large company
  • CITGO-Lemont
  • Farmland Foods, Inc.
  • Illinois Department of Military Affairs
Vendor/Supplier
  • Finishes Unlimited Inc.
Educational Organization
  • Pontiac Township High School
Continuous Improvement Awards
  • Abbott
  • Cardinal Health
  • Caterpillar-Mossville Engine Center
  • Continental Tire North America
  • Gates Corporation
  • GE Healthcare
  • Harris Corporation's Broadcast Communication Division
  • International Truck & Engine Corporation
  • ITT Bell & Gossett
  • Lansing Cleaners
  • Nestle' USA
  • R.B. White, Inc.
  • Sarah Bush Lincoln Health System
  • St. Joseph's Hospital
Innovate Illinois Award
  • Caterpillar-Mossville Engine Center

2005 Governor's Pollution Prevention Award Winners

October 20th, 2005

Large Industry Category
  • Akzo Nobel Non-Stick Coatings
  • Cardinal Health
  • Cintas Corporation
Service Organization
  • Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Systems
Continuous Improvement Awards
  • Solvent Systems International, Inc.
  • Nalco Company
  • Cadbury Adams
  • Caterpillar Inc. - CMO
  • Caterpillar Mossville Engine Center
  • Electro-Motive Diesel, Inc.
  • GE Healthcare
  • International Truck and Engine Corporation
  • National Manufacturing
  • ZF Sales and Service
  • Norco Cleaners

2004 Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 21st, 2004

Large Industry Category
  • Behr Process Corporation
  • The Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc.
  • GM Electro-Motive
  • Cadbury Adams
Educational Institution
  • Community Unit School District #3 (Cuba) Cuba School
Service Organization
  • Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Continuous Improvement Award
  • International Truck & Engine Corp.
  • Commonwealth Edison
  • Nalco Company
  • Sherwin Williams-Minwax
  • Caterpillar’s Technology and Solutions Division
  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Caterpillar Cast Metals Organization
  • Maytag Herrin Laundry Products
  • GE Healthcare Bio-sciences

17th Annual Illinois Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 14, 2003

Educational Institution Category Service Organization Category Small Industry Category Large Industry Category Continuous Improvement Category Innovate Illinois Award


16th Annual Illinois Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 18, 2002

Vendor/Supplier Category
  • Crazy Horse Concrete, Inc.
Community Group Category
  • Great Rivers Land Trust
Service Organization Category
  • 182d Airlift Wing, Illinois Air National Guard
  • St. Elizabeth's Hospital
  • St. Joseph's Hospital
Small Industry Category
  • Norco Cleaners, Inc.
Medium Industry Category
  • Gleason Cutting Tools Corp.
  • ZF Industries, Inc.
Large Industry Category
  • Baxter-Healthcare, Renal Division
  • Collins & Aikman Corporation Rantoul Products
  • Matsushita Universal Media Services LLC of America
  • Maytag, Galesburg Refrigeration Products
  • Minwax
Continuous Improvement Category
  • Amersham Health
  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Caterpillar, Inc., Mining & Construction Equipment Division
  • International Truck and Engine Corporation
  • Lansing Cleaners
  • National Manufacturing
  • Stepan Company
Innovate Illinois Award
  • Caterpillar Inc. Technical Services Division (TSD)

15th Annual Illinois Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 25, 2001

Vendor/Supplier Category
  • Hardwood Line Manufacturing - Chicago
Small Industry Category
  • Able Electropolishing, Co. Inc - Chicago
  • C.J. Saporito Plating Company - Cicero
  • Isotech Laboratories, Inc - Champaign
  • Swenson Spreader Company - Lindenwood
Medium Industry Category
  • Kester Solder Company - Des Plaines
Large Industry Category
  • Midwest Generation EME, LLC - Chicago
Continuous Improvement
  • Abbott Laboratories, Inc - North Chicago
  • American NTN Bearing Manufacturing, Inc - Elgin
  • Caterpillar, Inc. - Peoria
  • MapletonCaterpillar, Inc. - Mapleton
  • Commonwealth Edison (ComEd) - Oakbrook Terrace
  • Homeshield - Chatsworth
  • International Truck and Engine Corp - Melrose Park
  • National Manufacturing - Sterling
  • Norcross Safety Products - Rock Island
  • Noveon, Inc - Henry

14th Annual Illinois Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 27, 2000

Vendor/Supplier Category
  • Arbortech Corporation - McHenry
  • ChemNova Technologies - DeKalb
  • Norhern Illinois University - DeKalb
Small Industry Category
  • Big River Technologies, Inc. - Rock Island
  • Chilo Manufacturing & Plating - Chicago
  • Lansing Cleaners - Lansing
Medium Industry Category
  • Burgess-Norton Manufacturing Co. - Geneva
  • Norcross Safety Products LLC - Rock Island
Large Industry Category
  • ADM Railcar Repair Facility - Decatur
  • Continental General Tire - Mount Vernon
  • National Manufacturing Company - Sterling
Continuous Improvement - Medium Category
  • Ethyl Petroleum Additives, Inc.
  • Sauget ITT McDonnell & Miller
  • Chicago Stepan Company
  • Millsdale Facility
Continuous Improvement - Large Category
  • Baxter Healthcare Corp.
  • Round Lake Technical Park
  • Round Lake Caterpillar Inc. - Technical Services Division
  • Peoria Commonwealth Edison
  • Chicago International Truck and Engine Corp. (Navistar)

13th Annual Illinois Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 1999

Vendor/Supplier Category
  • Nalco Chemical Company
  • The Roscoe Company
Service Organization
  • Murco Recycling Enterprises, Inc.
  • VA Chicago Health Care System
Small Industry Category
  • Ace Plating Company - Chicago
  • Daubert Chemical Company, Inc. - Chicago
  • SWD, Inc.
Large Industry Category
  • Avon Products, Inc. - Morton Grove
  • Caterpillar, Inc., Mapleton Facility - Mapleton
  • Scott Air Force Base - Rantoul
  • Warner Electric, Industrial Products Division - Roscoe
Continuous Improvement - Service Organization
  • Madison County Transit
Continuous Improvement - Medium Category
  • American NTN Bearing Manufacturing Corp, Elgin Plant - Elgin
  • Eagle Wings Industries, Inc.
Continuous Improvement - Large Category
  • Argonne National Laboratory - Argonne
  • BF Goodrich - Henry
  • Honeywell Micro Switch Division, Plant 4 - Chicago
  • ITT McDonnell & Miller
  • Motorola, Inc. - Network Storage Solutions
  • Motorola, Inc. - Personal Communications Sector - Libertyville
  • Navistar International Transportation Corporation - Melrose Park

12th Annual Illinois Goveror's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 1998

Community
  • Safer Pest Control Project & Henry Horner Residents Committee - Chicago
Education Category
  • Illinois State University/University of Illinois Livestock and Urban Waste Recycling Research Team - Bloomington & Champaign
  • Southern Illinois Univeristy - Edwardsville & Carbondale
Vendor Category
  • Nalco Chemical Company
Small Industry Category
  • BF Goodrich Specialty Chemicals
  • Dow Chemical Company - Joliet Facility
  • Specialty Screw Corporation
Medium Industry Category
  • Borg Warner Automotive - Bellwood
  • Eagle Wings Industries, Inc. - Rantoul
  • Ethyl Petroleum Additivies, Inc. - Sauget
  • Honeywell Micro Switch Division - Galena
  • ITT McDonnell & Miller - Chicago
  • Stepan Company - Millsdale Facility - Millsdale
Large Industry Category
  • Abbott Laboratories - Abbott Park
  • Argonne National Laboratories - Argonne
  • Caterpillar Inc. - Decatur
  • Caterpillar Inc. - Peoria
  • Commonwealth Edison - Chicago
  • Honeywell Micro Switch Division - Plant 4
  • Motorola ILO2 Facility - Schaumburg
  • Navistar International Transportation Company - Melrose Park
  • U.S. Naval Hospital - Great Lakes
  • WH Maze Company

11th Annual Illinois Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 1997

Vendor Category
  • Navistar International Transportation Corporation - Melrose Park
Small Industry Category
  • McWhorter Technologies, Inc. - Carpentersville
  • Panek Precision - Northbrook
  • John Deere Harvester - Moline
  • Highland Supply Corporation - Highland
  • Motorola Land Mobile Products Sector - Schaumburg
Medium Industry Category
  • American NTN Bearing Manufacturing Corporation - Elgin
  • Dopaco, Inc. - St. Charles
  • Eagle Wings Industries, Inc. - Rantoul
  • The Gates Rubber Company - Galesburg
  • Olin Corporation - East Alton
  • Stepan Company - Elwood
  • U.S. Postal Service - Carol Stream Vehicle Maintenance Facility - Carol Stream
Large Industry Category
  • Abbott Laboratories - Abbotte Park
  • Argonne National Laboratory - Argonne
  • Baxter Healthcare Corporation - Roundlake Technology Park
  • Caterpillar, Inc. - Decatur
  • Caterpillar, Inc. - East Peoria
  • Chrysler Corporation - Belvidere
  • Commonwealth Edison Company - Chicago
  • U. S. Postal Service - Peoria

10th Annual Illinois Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 1996

  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Baxter Healthcare, Inc. Drug Delivery Plant
  • Case Corporation, East Moline
  • Central Illinois Light Company
  • Chemical Industry Council of Illinois
  • Chrysler Corporation
  • Commonwealth Edison
  • DuPage County Solid Waste Education Center
  • Ethyl Petroleum Additives Inc.
  • Ethyl Petroleum Additives Inc.
  • General Electric, Cicero Plant
  • Harris Corporation, Broadcast Division
  • Hevi-Duty Electric
  • Highland Supply Corporation
  • Honeywell Micro Switch Division
  • Madison County Transit District
  • Motorola IL02 Facility
  • Navistar International Transport (aka Intl. Truck & Engine)
  • Northwestern University Recycling Program
  • Raymond Marquith Elementary School
  • St. Clair County Health Department
  • State Farm Insurance, Illinois Regional Office
  • Streator Township High School
  • Tenneco Packaging, Specialty Products

9th Annual Illinois Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 1995

  • 3M Cordova
  • Amoco Chemical Co.
  • Amoco Chemical Co.
  • Caterpillar Inc. - East Peoria
  • Caterpillar Inc. - Mossville Engine Center
  • Central Illinois Light Company
  • Chrysler Corporation
  • Commonwealth Edison
  • Eaton Corporation
  • Elgin Community College
  • Homeshield Fabricated Products
  • Honeywell Micro Switch Division
  • Motorola Lighting Inc.
  • Stepan Company
  • Tellabs Operations, Inc.
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
  • UOP McCook Plant

8th Annual Illinois Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 1994

  • Amoco Chemical Co.
  • Argonne National Laboratory
  • Central Illinois Light Company
  • Chemical Industry Council of Illinois
  • Chrysler Corporation
  • Eichrom Industries, Inc.
  • Illini FS Inc.
  • Medi-Physics, Inc.
  • Mobil Oil Refinery - Joliet
  • Motorola IL02 Facility
  • Motorola Lighting Inc.
  • Nichols-Homeshield Chatsworth
  • Northwest Community Hospital
  • Olin Corporaiton
  • Poly Environ Laboratory, Inc.
  • Sundstrand Aerospace
  • University of Illinois Urbana - Champaign

7th Annual Illinois Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 1993

  • Arens Controls, Inc.
  • Aurora Sanitary District
  • Central States Education Center
  • Chemical Industry Council of Illinois
  • Chicagoland Processing Corporation
  • G.E. Plastics
  • Griffin Wheel Company
  • Harris Corporation, Broadcast Division
  • Mobil Oil Corp.
  • Motorola, Inc.
  • Nalco Chemical Company
  • R.B. White, Inc.
  • Tellabs Operations, Inc.
  • University of Illinois Urbana - Champaign

6th Annual Illinois Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 1992

  • American Foundrymen's Society
  • CCL Custom Manufacturing Inc.
  • Chemical Industry Council of Illinois
  • Chicagoland Processing Corporation
  • Chrysler Corporation
  • DAP, Inc.
  • Eagle Wings Industries, Inc.
  • Eaton Corporation
  • First Brands Corporation
  • Fluid Power Systems
  • Henry Pratt Company
  • Hevi-Duty Electric
  • Imperial Bondware Corporation
  • Interlakes Companies, Inc.
  • Justrite Manufacturing
  • Marvel Group
  • Motorola, Inc.
  • National Castings, Inc.
  • Navistar International Transport (aka Intl. Truck & Engine)
  • Nichols-Homeshield, Inc.
  • North American Lighting, Inc.
  • Piatt County Farm Bureau
  • Toppert Sales & Leasing, Inc.
  • Village of Rantoul

5th Annual Illinois Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 1991

  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Advanced Filtration Systems, Inc.
  • American Electroplaters Society - Chicago Branch
  • Aurora Sanitary District
  • Caterpillar Inc. - Pontiac
  • Chemical Industry Council of Illinois
  • Chicago Fire Brick Company
  • Chicagoland Bicycle Federation
  • First Brands Corporation
  • Honeywell Inc.
  • Nalco Chemical Company
  • Northwestern University
  • Ozoteq, Inc.
  • Stericycle, Inc.
  • Streator Township High School
  • Sun Chemical Corporation, Chicago
  • Sun Chemical Corporation, Kankakee
  • Thermal Fluid Start, Inc.
  • Twinplex Manufacturing Company

4th Annual Illinois Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 1990

  • Caterpillar Inc. - Joliet
  • Four Star Tool, Inc.
  • Interlake Company, Inc.
  • Itel Rail Corporation
  • Motorola, Inc.
  • Ohmite Manufacturing
  • Searle & Company
  • United Technologies Automotive
  • Wildlife Prairie Park

3rd Annual Illinois Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 1989

  • Illinois Agricultural Assn. Employeees Recreational Assn.
  • Industrial Waste Eliminiation Research Ctr. of IIT
  • Johnson & Johnson Health Care Co.
  • Moline Paint Manufacturing Company

2nd Annual Illinois Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 1988

  • Automotive Wholesales of Illinois
  • Borg Warner Chemicals, Inc.
  • Illinois Benedictine College
  • MPI Label Systems of Illinois, Inc.
  • Omni Circuits, Inc.

1st Annual Illinois Governor's Pollution Prevention Awards

October 1987

  • Continental/Midland Inc.
  • General Motors Corp., Central Foundry
  • Safety-Kleen Corporation
  • Solvent Systems International, Inc.

Illinois Sustainable Technology Center

One Hazelwood Dr.
Champaign, IL 61820
217-333-8940

© 2014 University of Illinois Board of Trustees. All rights reserved.
For permissions information, contact the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center.
ISTC Intranet