ALBANY, GA (WALB) - A family-run Albany business that turned into an international success earned an award here at home today.
SASCO Chemical Group won the Excellence in Innovation Award from the Albany Dougherty Economic Development Commission.
The last few years, they've worked on anti-tack innovations in the wood, tire manufacturing, and landscaping industries.
"We are proud and honored to be a part of the Albany community and to receive this award," said Paul Joiner, CFO/General Manager of Albany site. "We have done a lot in the last few years. We have a research and development team, five or six individuals that concentrate solely on new product development and existing product innovations."
Last month, SASCO earned an award from the state for its exporting.
The company has been headquartered in Albany for 67 years.