(Vestal, NY) March 3, 2011- Eco International is thrilled to announce it has been awarded the Green America Business Seal of Approval. The seal is presented to businesses that go beyond product and service quality to set the highest standards in environmental sustainability and social justice, and work to solve, rather than create, environmental and social problems.
To be considered for the Seal of Approval and earn a listing in the annual National Green Pages™, businesses complete a rigorous screening process to ensure they meet Green America’s standards for the environment, community and labor.
Eco International is known for its nationwide commitment to responsible recycling. They are an ISO 14001:2004 Certified Recycler that shows exemplary concern and corporate practices for people and planet. They have diverted over 200 MILLION POUNDS of electronic waste out of the landfills since 2000 using a de-manufacturing process that is free from chemicals and allows for maximum recovery of generated materials.
“We are over the top excited to earn this coveted Seal of Approval,” said Jay Simonis, Chief Operating Officer of Eco International. “It’s one of the most respected and recognized symbols in the green marketplace and a powerful way to set Eco International apart as a leader in the electronics recycling industry.”
Eco International is now an Approved member of the Green Business Network, a distinguished and celebrated group of companies that use their products and services as a vehicle for social and environmental change.
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The Green Business Network (GBN) offers a vibrant community of over 4,000 environmentally and socially responsible businesses, the oldest and largest of its kind in the US. GBN is powered by Green America, a non-profit whose mission is to harness the economic power of consumers and businesses to create a more just and sustainable economy. More information on GBN can be found at http://www.greenbusinessnetwork.org and for more on the Seal of Approval, click on “Get the Seal.”
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Eco International is a Nationwide Responsible Electronic Waste Recycler.
Eco International hosts Collection Events, has Secure Data Destruction, Full Logistics, State Programs, is R2 Compliant and ISO 14001 Certified!!