With funding from SMART Green, Acrylic Fabricators Limited is installing central dust collection system which will reduce motor electricity consumption and result in lower GHG emissions.
Funded by the Government of Ontario and administered by Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters, the SMART Green program is a $25-million initiative to assist manufacturers reduce GHG emissions and improve energy efficiency while supporting the province’s 2020 targets for GHG reductions. The program offers three different funding streams: Walk-through Assessment Funding for Companies that do not have a project in mind; Detailed Assessment Funding for Companies that do have a project in mind but have not done an engineering assessment or for Companies that identify a project through a Walk-through; and Project Funding to implement a capital investment project.
Acrylic Fabricators Limited, based in Concord, Ontario, manufactures industrial displays and furniture from plastic, metal, and wood raw materials. Various manufacturing methods and processes are utilized, including screen printing, thermoforming or vacuum-forming, thermal bending, shearing, sawing, CNC and manual cutting and shaping, spray and manual painting, laminating, cementing and gluing, design and development, assembling, and shipping of products.