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L.I.F.E.®


Did you know? Smyth Companies was one of the early members of L.I.F.E., certified in 2009, the same year that the L.I.F.E. program was implemented by TLMI.

What is L.I.F.E.®? The Label Initiative for the Environment (L.I.F.E.) was established to assist member companies in reducing their environmental impact in a cost-effective manner. L.I.F.E. ensures a company has clearly defined objectives and accurately reports progress. Certification and annual third-party audits are required to maintain membership.

What’s the scope? L.I.F.E. focuses on four major operation areas through manufacturing to the front office areas of a company:

What’s being said? Scott Fisher, President of Smyth Companies: “The TLMI L.I.F.E. certification program has helped Smyth focus on areas within our business that with continuous improvement efforts, are now starting to show considerable environmental benefits. Through the L.I.F.E. Scorecard we have established benchmarks to measure the improvements that these projects are yielding. The program also helps us demonstrate to our customers that we are representing their best interest in working with suppliers that support their environmental initiatives.”