Eco-Products Earns B Corp Certification

Eco-Products Earns B Corp Certification
August 10, 2016
Posted by:
Kelley Martin

Eco-Products announced that it has become a Certified B Corporation, earning the coveted distinction for meeting "the highest standards of social and environmental performance, public transparency, and legal accountability." Eco-Products, the leading brand of food service packaging made with renewable resources and recycled content, joins a growing community of B Corp companies working to solve environmental and social problems. These companies are not competing just to be the best in the world, but to be the best for the world."We're excited and proud to announce our certification as a B Corporation because it represents everything we stand for as a change agent in our industry," said Ian Jacobson, president of Eco-Products. "At Eco-Products, our mission is to advance the cause of Zero Waste – specifically keeping wasted food, and the packaging that frequently accompanies it, out of landfills – while helping our customers to be better stewards of the environment....Eco-Products sells a variety of single-use cups, plates, napkins, trays, straws and take-out containers, all made from renewable resources and post-consumer recycled content. Its customers include professional sports teams like the Minnesota Twins, venues like Red Rocks Amphitheatre, and campuses like the University of Colorado at Boulder. Other customers include hospitals, corporate campuses, convention centers, and a wide array of independent food service operators.Read the press release here.Learn more about B Corps here.Join the Green Sports Alliance Corporate Member Network here.