Quotes from Previous Clients
"I was very impressed with the Department of Ecology staff. They were engaging and sincere in their desire to help us determine both the root causes and potential solutions to our waste issues."
Jyoti Stephens, Sustainability & Stewardship Manager
"We at Inland Empire Plating and Middco Tool and Equipment appreciate an opportunity to have such knowledgeable professionals to assist us."
Nature's Path Foods - January 2009
"We appreciate the assistance and will probably request help in solving other
Inland Empire Plating - October 2007
Mike Henry, General Manager
"This is an excellent program. If more of these programs were developed,
given time they would help bridge the gap between government agencies and
Jeld Wen - November 2006
Bob Schroeder, Food Safety Director
"I want to convey appreciation for the expertise your TREE Team recently
provided our company. Their analyses and recommendations serve to not only aid
Brown & Haley, the City of Tacoma and the State of Washington, but enrich our
environment as well."
Price Cold Storage & Packing - September 2005
Pierson E. Clair, President & CEO
"I believe their presence made us look closer at areas we have overlooked."
Brown & Haley - June 2005
Scott Kriesel, EHS Coordinator
"The detailed analysis that included cost savings associated with each
opportunity was thorough and extremely helpful…Its rare to see a program such as
this that is provided without cost to companies in Washington State which takes
the approach of recommending cost savings instead of regulatory requirements."
Ball Corporation - November 2004
Gary Millen, Director of Operations
"We have been provided with a roadmap of solutions to our storm water issues.
We would definitely recommend TREE to other companies."
SNBL USA, Ltd. - March 2004
Jeff Kahn, Customer Service Manager
"TREE assistance was a benefit by verifying and improving our actions
regarding conservation. We would recommend TREE to other companies."
Chemco - January 2004
Ray Crockett, Plant Manager
"All of their (TREE’s) efforts were very useful… We were able to get an
evaluation of our resources that would not have taken place without the TREE
Team. This has allowed us to set goals for waste minimization and cost
Salmolux, Inc. - November 2003
Greg Mihalik, Operations Manager
"This talented group of engineers would be a valuable asset to any
organization striving for continuous improvement. I would highly encourage any
company to use this resource. We are very appreciative that the team was
available through the Department of Ecology as a technical resource."
Shell Solar Industries LP - July 2003
Scott Landrigan, Operations Manager
"TREE definitely pointed out areas by helping us quantify them. TREE was
absolutely worth our time!!"
Encompass Materials Group, Ltd. - November 2002
Tom Brooke, Plant Manager
"This was a very successful project!"
Welch's - July 2001
Don Wilson, Basin's Plant Manager
The TREE team is "helpful and pleasant to work with... they did their home
work before they came."
Basin Frozen Foods (French Fry Line) - March 2001
Kevin Richardson, Plating Manager
"I give the TREE team as high a recommendation as I can. I’m glad they came
down and gave us a hand."
Prototron Circuits - October 1999
Rich Tolman, Plant Manager
"It’s a win-win approach! With our limited resources, we were able to achieve
remarkable success with TREE. Working with the TREE team is a real education,
you can see where opportunities are and how simple techniques can reduce waste
and save money."
Basin Frozen Foods (Hash Brown Line) - June 1999
Bob James, General Manager
Industrial Plating - September 1998