We work hard to not just meet but exceed industry standards. This focus has led to our recognition as a leader in excellence, innovation, and integrity. Granted over 2,200 patents and counting, we are host to the largest textile research center in the world. Named one of Fortune's "Top 100 Best Companies to Work For" for five consecutive years, Milliken has also received numerous other accolades.
We are one of the "17 Safest Companies in America," (Occupational Hazards Magazine), and for the seventh straight time have been named to the list of "World's Most Ethical Companies" (Ethisphere).
Worldwide Recognition of Excellence
Milliken & Company is the only company manufacturing textiles in Europe that has been admitted to the British Standards Institute for excellence in quality. We are also one of the few companies in the United States to achieve both the Malcolm Baldrige Quality Award and the Japan Institute of Plant Maintenance TPM Excellence Award.
Milliken Chemical was one of the first chemical companies ever to receive certification under the rigorous ISO 9001 standards. Today, all of our chemical manufacturing facilities are certified RC14001®.
Other Awards and Honors
- European, British, and Canada Quality Awards
- Responsible Care Leadership Award by the American Chemistry Council
- Certified VPP STAR for all U.S. manufacturing sites by OSHA
- Textile Industries Magazine Innovation Award
- Business Champion Award by the Mary Black Foundation