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Kona Irrigation Supply Joins Audubon Lifestyles as a Platinum Member
Kona Irrigation Supply recently joined Audubon Lifestyles and the International Sustainability Council as a Platinum Member.
Kona Irrigation Supply has supported homeowners and professionals over the years by offering advanced and innovative irrigation technology. This includes entire irrigation systems and components that can be retrofitted to existing systems such as; rain sensors, low volume drip irrigation, special sprinkler heads and nozzles, controllers and other devices.
Kona Irrigation Supply urges homeowners and professionals to consider the importance of landscape design, including the use of native Hawaiian plants as well as drought-tolerant plants.
By joining as a Platinum Member, Kona Irrigation Supply has joined the growing network of businesses, municipalities, non-profits and others who are actively showing their support of Audubon Lifestyles and The International Sustainability. Audubon Lifestyles Platinum Membership was created to help foster sustainability by working with, and providing educational resources to individuals, businesses, organizations, universities, government entities, municipalities, communities, neighborhoods, and virtually anyone seeking assistance to balance the triple bottom line of people, profit, and planet where they live, work, and play.
Kona Irrigation Supply’s support and membership allows Audubon Lifestyles and the ISC to expand their efforts to promote sustainability worldwide.
R. Eric Dodson, CEO of Audubon Lifestyles said, “We are very excited to welcome Kona Irrigation Supply into the Audubon Lifestyles family. Kona Irrigation Supply has shown that they are willing to become a global leader and advocate of sustainable causes by becoming a Platinum Member, and are leading by example. Their commitment and efforts in promoting sustainability on a global scale are to be commended. Kona Irrigation Supply is the first Audubon Lifestyles Platinum Member in Hawaii, and shows that the importance of the Audubon Lifestyles message regarding being more sustainable is spreading, and it’s very exciting for us!”
Leading businesses like Kona Irrigation Supply are finding innovative ways to improve their environmental and social performance. And their actions not only contribute to a cleaner, healthier and safer planet, but they also result in significant business and financial benefits. Sustainability is not an asset that can be bought or sold; however it is becoming an integral part of the way that businesses are being managed and operated.
“We are excited to join Audubon Lifestyles and the International Sustainability Council as a Platinum Member.” said Michael Crossley, of Kona Irrigation Supply. “We remain committed to promoting the Principles of Sustainability and would encourage other businesses to participate as well.”
Audubon Lifestyles Platinum Membership provides Platinum Members such as Kona Irrigation Supply with a vast pool of resources to assist them with all of their sustainability efforts, and also allows for participation in the Audubon Lifestyles Sustainable Landscapes and Golf Facility Programs where land owners and managers can actively work to become Certified.
In addition, Kona Irrigation Supply has earned the right to use the Audubon Lifestyles/ISC Platinum Member Logo on their educational materials, and will be listed on the Audubon Network for Sustainability as a Platinum Member.
About Kona Irrigation Supply
Since its founding in Kona, Hawaii in 1980, Kona Irrigation Supply has provided a wide variety of irrigation products and systems for residential, commercial, agricultural, golf, and hotel/resort projects on all the Hawaiian Islands and Guam. These projects have included supplying the irrigation needs of numerous luxury and high end residences along with some of the Islands' most well-known golf courses.
Today, Kona Irrigation Supply is promoting new products and technologies for enhanced water conservation, ease of installation and improved aesthetics.
Kona Irrigation Supply is the exclusive distributor for Toro Brand irrigation products for the State of Hawaii.
Kona Irrigation serves the whole State of Hawaii from its two office warehouses. One located in Kona in the Kaloko Light Industrial Area, and the second located in Honolulu.
Kona Irrigation Supply
73-5582 Olowalu St, Ste D
Kailua-Kona HI 96740
About The International Sustainability Council
International Sustainability Council (ISC) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing understanding of the relationships among ecological, social and economic systems for the mutual benefit of people and the environment. This is achieved by forging partnerships with governmental agencies, universities, businesses and not-for-profit organizations that resulted in the development the Principles of Sustainability based in part upon the findings of the United Nations and the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment.
In addition, activities supported by the ISC are: continuing research, education and the production educational and literary works. These actions are used as the basis for sustainable demonstration projects connected to sustainable community planning, development and management.
About Audubon Lifestyles
Audubon Lifestyles (www.audubonlifestyles.org)
Their goals include supporting the work of other not-for-profits involved in sustainability on local, regional, national and international scales, and believe that every person plays an important role in regard to the future of our planet. This includes roles at home, at work and in society at large. It is incumbent on each of us to make positive contributions toward the common good by being socially, environmentally and economically responsible where we live, work and recreate.
35246 Us Hwy 19 #299
Palm Harbor, FL 34684
R. Eric Dodson