Nordson EFD Honored For Sustainability, Engineering, Advertising Excellence

Focus on Customers Recognized with 3 New Awards

30 Nov 2010

November 30, 2010 East Providence, RI -- Nordson EFD, a division of Nordson Corporation (Nasdaq: NDSN) has won three awards recognizing them for environmental management, innovative fluid dispensing technology, and advertising credibility.

"These awards demonstrate Nordson EFD’s continued commitment to our customers through sustainable manufacturing processes, support with products that help them improve both their quality and profitability, and straightforward communications," according to Nordson EFD president Jeff Pembroke.

Nordson EFD Earns Prestigious SONY “Green Partner” Certificate

Nordson EFD has been officially recognized as a company with an environmental management system that meets the requirements of SONY’s Green Partner Program. Nordson EFD has held the widely recognized Green Partner certificate continuously since 2003. For a company to win this award, their products must comply with SONY’s stringent 40-page Technical Standards.

Design World Readers
Recognize Nordson EFD for Leadership in Engineering

Design World is a leading trade magazine that keeps machine builders, design engineers and engineering managers informed of the latest technology to help them do their jobs better, faster and more cost-effectively. This year, readers acknowledged Nordson EFD for their innovative dispensing technology by awarding them the competitive Leadership in Engineering Award.

Nordson EFD Advertising Rated “Most Believable”

In a recent ad perception survey conducted for a leading medical manufacturing magazine, readers were asked by an independent research company to rate advertisers in three categories: Most Attention-Getting, Most Believable and Most Informative.

Advertisements were rated overall, as well as categorized by size. In the overall competition Nordson EFD was ranked as Most Believable; in the 1/2 page category, the company was also rated Most Informative.

Previous recognition this year includes Best Places to Work (Providence Business News); the Service Excellence Award (Circuits Assembly magazine); the SMT Vision Award (Surface Mount Technology magazine); and the Progressive Manufacturing Award (Managing Automation Media).

Nordson EFD designs and manufactures precision dispensing devices for applying controlled amounts of the adhesives, sealants, lubricants and other assembly fluids used in almost every manufacturing process, and is also a leading formulator of high quality solder pastes for printing and dispensing applications. Nordson EFD products are available through a worldwide network operating in over 30 countries.

Nordson EFD is a division of Nordson Corporation (Nasdaq: NDSN), one of the world's leading producers of precision dispensing equipment that applies adhesives, sealants, coatings and other materials to a broad range of consumer and industrial products during manufacturing operations. The company also manufactures equipment used in the testing and inspection of electronic components as well as technology-based systems for curing and surface treatment processes. Headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, Nordson has direct operations and sales support offices in more than 30 countries.