MFG Chemical Awarded 2 Silver Awards in Performance Improvement from SOCMA

Dalton, GA – MFG Chemical, LLC. is pleased to announce it has been recognized for exemplary efforts in improving its environmental, health, safety and security (EHS&S) at its Dalton facilities by the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA), the leading trade association representing specialty chemical manufacturers.


MFG participates in SOCMA’s ChemStewards® program, which encourages companies to operate their facilities in an environment that guarantees safety and environmental compliance to all stakeholders.


MFG will accept a Silver Performance Improvement Award at SOCMA’s 95th Annual Dinner on December 5 in New York City. Keith Arnold, President of MFG Chemical, will accept the award on behalf of the company at the awards dinner.


MFG Chemical, Inc. will be recognized for its successful efforts to improve its Product Stewardship and Employee Training.


“We are extremely proud of the hard work our employees have done on our EHS&S program. This award reflects our commitment to constant improvement for our products, our workers and our neighbors in the community,” said Keith Arnold.


“Congratulations to MFG Chemical and its employees on this outstanding achievement,” said SOCMA President and CEO Jennifer Abril. “As specialty chemical manufacturers, it is incumbent upon companies to be good environmental stewards and create a culture at their facilities that will ensure the safety and security of their employees and community in which they live. MFG Chemical has gone above and beyond to demonstrate its commitment to improving EHS&S efforts through participation in the ChemStewards® Performance Improvement Program. Congratulations on a job well done.”


From Left to Right: Jennifer Abril – SOCMA President,  Keith Arnold – MFG Chemical President,  Charlie Bennett – SOCMA Board of Governors Chairmen


Since 1921, SOCMA has represented a diverse membership of small, medium and large chemical companies located around the world. To learn more, visit
ChemStewards® is SOCMA’s flagship environmental, health, safety and security (EHS&S) continuous performance improvement program created from industry’s commitment to reducing its environmental footprint and to meet the unique needs of the specialty chemical industry. To learn more visit
MFG Chemical is a custom and toll manufacturer of specialty chemicals for a variety of industries including pulp & paper, paints & coatings, mining, oil field, agriculture, lube additives, and personal care. The company operates three manufacturing facilities in Northwest Georgia. 


Downloadable Press release: press-release-socma-awards-2016