|Type||Privately held company|
|Founders||Robert J. Trulaske|
True Manufacturing is a commercial refrigeration company operating out of United States . The company was founded by Robert (Bob) J. Trulaske and is led by Bob's son Steve Trulaske. The company is a pioneer in hydrocarbon refrigerant technology.
- 2018 ENERGY STAR® Award for Excellence in Product Design.
- 2021 ENERGY STAR® Award Winner for promotion of equipment and safety measures for environmentally friendly R-290 refrigerants.
- Recognized by Forbes as one of America's Best Midsized Employers 2021.
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- "Refrigerant of the Future: Hydrocarbon Has Arrived". July 22, 2015. https://www.katom.com/learning-center/true-refrigeration-unveils-new-hc-refrigerant.html.
- "Hydrocarbons, They're Kind of a Big Deal - True Switches to a Natural Refrigerant". https://primasupply.com/blog/article/hydrocarbons-theyre-kind-a-big-deal-true-switches-a-natural-refrigerant/32982.
- "What is Hydrocarbon Refrigerant, and why is it important to foodservice operations?". May 3, 2019. https://truerefrigeration.co.uk/2019/05/what-is-hydrocarbon-refrigerant-and-why-is-it-important-to-foodservice-operations/.
- US EPA, OA (April 2, 2018). "True Manufacturing, O’Fallon, Mo., Receives 2018 ENERGY STAR® Award for Excellence in Product Design". https://www.epa.gov/newsreleases/true-manufacturing-ofallon-mo-receives-2018-energy-starr-award-excellence-product.
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- "Propane Case OEMs Win US Energy Star Awards& ". http://hydrocarbons21.com/.
- "2021 ENERGY STAR Award Winners". https://www.energystar.gov/about/awards/2021_energy_star_award_winners.
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- "America's Best Mid-Sized Employers". https://www.forbes.com/lists/best-midsize-employers/#11f6909b210f.