NASHVILLE — November 2022 — KYZEN, the global leader in innovative environmentally friendly cleaning chemistries, is pleased to announce that the company had an award-winning week at SMTA International in Minnesota. The company left the event with three different prestigious awards.

First, the SMTA honored Sherry Stepp, Global Marketing Manager, with a 2022 Members of Distinction Award. Stepp was chosen for an Excellence in Leadership Award. Since she joined the SMTA in 2009, Stepp has been an important voice with the Marcom Committee, the Women’s Leadership Program and the Expos Committee. Since 2020 she took on leadership roles with her local Huntsville chapter, first as President and most recently as VP of Membership.

Then, the company received its 15th Service Excellence Award for Cleaning/Processing. The KYZEN team continues to demonstrate its dedication to customer service, and this program confirms it with responses and feedback from actual customers.

Finally, the company was awarded a 2022 Global Technology Award for its AQUANOX® A4626 Next Generation Aqueous Cleaning Solution. This was the fourth award the product received since its introduction at the beginning of 2022, and for good reason. AQUANOX A4626 is a great example of KYZEN’S Research and Development team’s dedication to continuously improve their products to meet the latest and ever-changing cleaning needs of its customers.

KYZEN connects leading science with care to create the most effective cleaning solutions for each customer’s unique manufacturing process or problem. For more information about KYZEN, or to ask specific technical cleaning questions, visit

KYZEN is a global leader in providing environmentally responsible, RoHS compliant precision cleaning chemistries for industries ranging from electronics and advanced packaging to metal finishing and aerospace applications. Since its founding in 1990, KYZEN’s innovative cleaning technologies, scientific expertise and customer support have been repeatedly recognized with the industry’s most prestigious awards. For more information, visit