2015 Sustainability Excellence Award Winner, All Things Being Eco
All Things Being Eco offers organic, eco-friendly, and fair-trade products online and at their retail store. All Things Being Eco was the recipient of the 2015 Sustainability Excellence Award because they have taken impressive measures in all areas of environmental stewardship, for example:
- They take energy saving measures for lighting and heating systems, use water conserving fixtures, promote waste reduction through reuse and recycling programs and use environmentally-friendly, non-toxic cleaning products.
- All of their online sales shipping materials are made from reused or recycled materials and all bags/packaging materials for in-store customer purchases are made from biodegradable plastic or 100% recycled paper.
- They renovated their office space and used reclaimed shelving and fixtures from other businesses, keeping the materials out of the landfill. They also opted for environmentally-friendly and low-VOC flooring and paints.
- They demonstrate social responsibility by making ethical purchasing decisions, seeking fair-trade products, and supporting local social programs.
Congratulations to All Things Being Eco, and thank you for your commitment to sustainable business practices!