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Daikin Sponsors Decatur’s Chemical Collection Day

Daikin Sponsors Decatur’s Chemical Collection Day

The city of Decatur hosts a monthly household chemical collection event on the second Saturday of every month from 9 AM–12 PM. The event accepts household dry-cell batteries, used motor oil, paint, household cleaners, gasoline, kerosene, oil, filled aerosol cans, pool chemicals, fertilizers, pesticides, and herbicides. Daikin was the sponsor […]

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Barrels of Love: 1200 Donations in 2024

Barrels of Love: 1200 Donations in 2024

Daikin is a one of the local industries that sponsors a non-perishable food drive in February called Barrels of Love. We had over 1,200 items donated by our Daikin employees this year. All food went to support our local agencies such as the CCC, Salvation Army and Backpack Program for […]

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Decatur Career Academies Visit Daikin

Decatur Career Academies Visit Daikin

On January 3, staff members from Career Academies of Decatur visited the Daikin Plant to have an open discussion with the management team about what it takes to work at a manufacturing facility. They also got the opportunity to walk through the plant and speak with our operations team, while […]

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Daikin Represented at Chamber’s Career Fair

Daikin Represented at Chamber’s Career Fair

DAI representatives Kerri Bracken, Allie Johnson and Michael Saint recently participated in the Endless Opportunities Career Fair for area 8th grade students, sponsored by the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce at Ingalls Harbor Pavilion in Decatur, AL. The career fair hosted approximately 2500 students from middle schools around the immediate […]

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Rep. Dale Strong (left) tours Daikin's Decatur facility.

Rep. Dale Strong Visits Daikin’s Decatur Plant

Daikin was pleased to host Rep. Dale Strong on August 30, when he toured our Decatur facility and discussed the CHIPS Act with company representatives. Rep. Strong visited the Gas Plant control room to see our technology in action and to visit with the Gas team. He also visited the […]

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Daikin Festival 2023 is Best Ever

Daikin Festival 2023 is Best Ever

Thousands of people of different ages, cultures, and backgrounds came together in harmony at Point Mallard Park on the evening of May 5 for the 2023 installment of the Daikin Festival. The celebration enjoyed favorable weather and featured new elements that added to the festival atmosphere. With entertainment by our […]

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What is a Happi Coat?

What is a Happi Coat?

At the Daikin Festival–May 5 from 6:30 until 9:00pm at Point Mallard Park–you may see some festival goers wearing a Happi? What is it? A Happi is a traditional Japanese coat with tube sleeves that is often worn at festivals. The coat usually has graphic symbols or text on the […]

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