As industry leaders, the Gates team feels an obligation to give back to the forests and partners that drive its success. Gates chooses environmentally sustainable wood species for its products and monitors the status of those species year after year. Additionally, Gates participates in several trade associations that reflect the company’s commitment to environmental stewardship and to stay abreast of industry trends.
Through these organizations, Gates Milling, Inc. supports industry-wide conservation initiatives and adheres to industry-accepted best practices. More than just participate, the Gates Milling, Inc. team strives to influence the industry and the small business community in a way that ensures the longevity of natural resources and family-owned operations.