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KS Kolbenschmidt US, Inc.

Tier 1 participant since 11/21/2014


KS KUS's Marinette facility produces pistons for passenger cars as well as light- and medium-duty commercial vehicle engines. Likewise included in the product range are pistons for marine, industrial and leisure applications (motor boats, professional tree saws, motorbikes). KS KUS will be celebrating their 70th year anniversary this year, and has been an industry leader in responding to environmental impacts throughout the automotive industry.

Environmental activities

KS KUS has been ISO 14001 certified since 2002. In 2006, KS KUS was accepted as member into the EPA's National Performance Track, a program which recognized companies who consistently exceeded environmental regulation requirements.

Since their last ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS) recertification in 2013, KS KUS's environmental improvements have included: coolant life maximization, installation of a compressor sequencers, air leak prevention and correction, multi-stream recycling initiatives, wastewater reductions, maximizing and reducing use of hazardous materials, as well as building a strong employee awareness of environmental issues concerning.



Commitment outline

Acceptance letter


DNR contact Company contact
Michelle Farley
2984 Shawano Ave
Green Bay WI 54313
Carrie Pleau-Ascher
Senior Safety Coordinator
1731 Industrial Pkwy
Marinette WI 54143
KS Kolbenschmidt US, Inc.