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E3: Economy, Energy and Environment

E3 NASCAR Challenge

The NASCAR Green and E3 logos

E3, EPA and NASCAR Green have teamed up to encourage businesses to operate more sustainably through the NASCAR Green/E3 Challenge.

Manufacturers participating in E3 compete to implement recommendations to:

  • Reduce environmental impacts
  • Improve efficiency
  • Generate measurable cost savings

The winner is selected for demonstrating an outstanding commitment to world-class business practices that align with sustainability and making the company more profitable.

NASCAR Green/E3 Challenge Winners


Intertape Polymer Group, Danville, VA

Attendees at the 2016 NASCAR Green/E3 Challenge.Attendees at the 2016 NASCAR Green/E3 Challenge.

EPA, NASCAR recognize Danville manufacturer for sustainability achievements.

Southside business gets national recognition - ABC affiliate coverage of award


  • 1st place: St. Mary’s Carbon, St. Mary’s, PA
  • 2nd place: Anvil International


  • 1st place: Blue Ridge Fiberboard Incorporated, Danville, VA
  • 2nd place: Kennametal Inc., Chilhowie, VA
  • 3rd place: Woodgrain Millworks, Marion, VA


  • Thermo Fisher Scientific, Asheville, NC