WASHINGTON, Aug. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Global Environmental Management Initiative (GEMI) announced today that it has redesigned its web site, www.gemi.org. GEMI is a global leader in developing insights and creating environmental sustainability solutions for business. The membership is comprised of 27 leading companies dedicated to fostering global environmental, health and safety (EHS) and sustainability excellence through the sharing of tools and information to help business achieve environmental sustainability excellence.
"GEMI is pleased to announce the availability of a new interactive, more user-friendly web site," said GEMI's Chair, Keith Miller, Manager, Environmental Initiatives and Sustainability, 3M. "We have redesigned the website to enhance the experience of visitors so they can more effectively utilize the 30+ publicly-available, solutions-based tools designed to help companies improve the environment, their operations, and add business value to their organizations," he continued.
GEMI's Communications and Marketing Chair, Steve Shedroff, Global HS&E Data Systems Manager, Procter & Gamble, added, "GEMI's web site has always contained an incredible amount of useful and informative information that can help companies around the world address their EHS and sustainability challenges and opportunities." He added, "We have redesigned the look and feel of the graphics into a more compact, yet expandable menu as well as reconfigured the page content to improve readability and the ease of use."
"In addition to the main website, we have enhanced the Members Only portion to include information archiving that will allow GEMI members to quickly access current information and resources to address their needs," said Shedroff.
"The redesign of the website was developed by TrainUp.com, and their technical leadership and support has helped us ensure the information can be accessed easily to enhance the experience of every visitor to the web site," concluded Miller.
More information about GEMI can be obtained from its newly designed web site at www.gemi.org.
GEMI members include: 3M; Abbott; Ashland Inc.; Biogen Idec; BNSF Railway Company; Cargill, Inc.; Carnival Corporation & plc; ConAgra Foods; ConocoPhillips; CSX Transportation; Diversey, Inc.; DuPont; FedEx; Halliburton; Johnson & Johnson; Johnson Controls, Inc.; Kraft Foods Inc.; Legrand; MedImmune; Merck & Company, Inc.; Occidental Petroleum Corporation; Perdue Incorporated.; The Procter & Gamble Company; The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company; Smithfield Foods, Inc.; Southern Company; and, Union Pacific Railroad.
For More Information Contact:
Amy Goldman, GEMI: 202-296-7449