Accoya Wood Maker Named to Sustainable Top 20

June 1, 2008

Accsys Technologies PLC, manufacturer of Accoya wood components used in the manufacture of windows and doors, has been named to The Sustainable Business 20 list of the world's top sustainable stocks, published by

The SB20, now in its seventh year, is designed to showcase the most innovative, model companies that, through their products or initiatives, are contributing substantially to the advance of a sustainable economy. The list features large and small companies from several countries that are strong from both a sustainable and a financial perspective.

"Our goal is to create a list that showcases public companies that, over the past year, have made substantial progress in either greening their internal operations or growing a business based on an important green technology," explains Rona Fried, CEO of

"It is a privilege for the company to be featured on this elite list," says Willy Paterson Accsys executive chairman. "Not only is the far-reaching potential of our highly successful Accoya wood product and its proprietary wood modification technology receiving the recognition that it deserves but it also acknowledges that the company is well positioned to exploit this substantial opportunity."

Accsys also reports it has been named to the Cleantech Index, designed to offer investors an easy, liquid and cost-effective way to track and invest in the broad cleantech category. The index is comprised of 76 publicly traded companies.