CIMS works with business and government to find cost effective solutions to specific problems within industry.
In recognition of its efforts, CIMS has received:
- Governor’s Award for Pollution Prevention (2002)
- New York State Environmental Excellence Award (2004)
- National Center for Advanced Technologies, Defense Manufacturing Excellence Award (2004)
- National Pollution Prevention Roundtable’s MVP2 Award (2006)
- U.S. Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration's Excellence in University Led Strategies Award (2009)