The Association of American Railroads has presented the Grand Slam Award to Kemira for 2012.


In 2011, Kemira’s North American operations had over 8,300 shipments of hazardous materials with zero non-accidental releases. Leading to the receipt of the Grand Slam Award, Kemira’s North American operations was recognized as a recipient of all five of the railway safety awards for the 2011 shipment year. The criteria for receiving the Grand Slam Award include being recognized by at least four class 1 railroads and having zero non-accidental releases during a calendar year.