Business Information
Name of Organization: 
Zago Manufacturing Company, Inc.
Organization Type: 
Business Description: 
ZaGO is a leading manufacturing company specializing in sealing products that play a defining role in protecting our clients’ mission-critical equipment. ZaGO offers four sealing product lines: sealing screws, sealing nuts, switch boots and crystal switch seals. Our fastener seals guarantee you unsurpassable sealing and strength, while our switch boots and crystal seals fortify your most sensitive electronic switches. Our products have been carefully crafted to prolong the lifecycle of electromechanic equipment by serving as their first line of defense against a range of threats. Today’s global leaders choose ZaGO’s solutions when faced with the toughest forces such as high pressure, extreme heat, chemicals and precipitation.
Title: 
Vice President
Business Location: 
Gail Friedberg
21 East Runyon Street
07114 Newark , NJ
United States
40° 42' 53.3412" N, 74° 11' 27.1752" W
Phone: 
973-643-6700
Email: 
Gail@Zago.com
Number of Employees: 
27
Website: 
www.zago.com
Membership Date: 
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Management and Leadership
Identify Sustainability Leader
Description of Action: 
Gail Friedberg serves as the Sustainability Leader for ZaGO Manufacturing. She is dedicated to increasing operation efficiency and reducing ZaGO's environmental footprint.
Waste
Waste Recycling
Description of Action: 
ZaGO is committed to reducing its waste stream through recycling. ZaGO currently recycles paper, plastic aluminum and sells scrap metal shavings.
Energy
Energy Efficiency
Description of Action: 
ZaGO has begun to upgrade some of its light fixtures to energy efficient LED bulbs and is actively evaluating the remaining light fixtures for LED upgrades.
Renewable Energy
Description of Action: 

In 2014, ZaGO installed a 50 kilowatt Solar Array on the roof of their Newark Building. The Solar Array has significantly reduced ZaGO's power bills, through its utilization of net metering and SRECs credits.

kWh Saved: 
50
Money Saved: 
15,000
Transportation
Employee Commute
Description of Action: 
ZaGO has a number of employees who carpool to work.
Green Building Techniques
Independent Green Buiilding
Description of Action: 
ZaGO utilizes low VOC paint for its interiors spaces.
Community
Adopt a Cause or Project in your Community
Description of Action: 
ZaGO supports various community initiatives; employees have volunteered at a local food bank, participated in 5k Runs to benefit Casa and the American Cancer Association, and donated to the snack packing program for the Center for Food Progress.