Shepherd Color’s Commitment to Sustainable Sourcing

Ensuring raw material suppliers are obtaining sources in a responsible way. During the past five to six years, Shepherd Color, like many manufacturing companies worldwide, has been increasingly focused on the sourcing of materials as another critical sustainability factor. Chris Collesel, Purchasing Manager, is responsible for purchasing raw materials, bulk chemicals, and packaging components as […]

How Shepherd Color Drills Down Into the Layers of Sustainability

Just a few decades ago, sustainability seemed to be a fairly straightforward concept. It was initially defined as the ability of biological systems to endure, and remain diverse and productive. Fast forward to today and the concept of sustainability has become increasingly complex. Sustainability can be achieved through numerous avenues, including protecting the environment, acting […]

Shepherd Color Innovation Leads to Higher Levels of Sustainability

Although sustainability has been steadily gaining traction as a global concern in recent years, many leading manufacturers have been investing in sustainable practices for decades. Shepherd Color is among The Shepherd Color Company is among those manufacturers investing in sustainable practices. “You could say we were sustainable before sustainable was cool,” said Mark Ryan, Marketing […]

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PRESS RELEASE: The Shepherd Color Company is Rethinking Sustainability

The sustainability initiative has gained global momentum in recent years, but The Shepherd Color Company has been implementing various forms of sustainable practices for decades.

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Website Update: YInMn and Sustainability Pages

We are excited to launch our new Sustainability page on The Shepherd Color website. Visit to learn more about our processes that protect people and the environment, while reducing our carbon footprint. If you are looking for our YInMn page that describes our unique shade of blue for artist color materials and for building products […]