Ditto Receives Statewide Recognition for Achievements in Product Stewardship
Ditto Receives the 2013 CA Product Stewardship Council Award for System and Design Innovations
AUGUST 13, 2013
On Tuesday, August 13, 2013, Ditto Sustainable Brand Solutions was honored by the California Product Stewardship Council (CPSC) during the organization’s 4th Annual Arrow Awards ceremony held in Pasadena this week at the California Resource Recovery Association’s 37th annual conference. Ditto was the winner of the 2013 Green Arrow Award for System and Design Innovations. This award is given to a California company that demonstrates an innovative product, package or system-approach that removes or reduces toxic or other problematic attributes present in other similar products.
The California Product Stewardship Council educates both the public and private sectors about product stewardship and closely partners with businesses, jurisdictions, waste and recycling companies, manufacturers and others to promote and encourage sustainable practices. Through its annual Arrow Awards, the nonprofit recognizes companies that are taking a leadership role in waste reduction.
Gary Barker, CEO of Acterra Award Winner Ditto Sustainable Brand Solutions, will be keynote speaker to discuss the evolution from businesses making "things" to building "value". The Lokey Graduate School of Business conference celebrates the new economy of socially responsible businesses doing well by doing the right thing.
Saturday, April 4, 2013
Lokey Graduate School of Business
Mills College, Oakland, CA
Acterra 2013 Business Environmental Award Given to Ditto
Award is given for the Ditto Hanger for Environmental Innovation
MARCH 19, 2013
Ditto Sustainable Brand Solutions has won the very prestigious Acterra 2013 Business Environmental Award for Environmental Innovation for the Ditto Hanger.
The Award is given for Ditto's Ecological Hanger and Sustainable Retail Displays. The Acterra Committee noted Ditto as an "extraordinary example of sustainable design & business model.
First awarded in 1990, the Acterra Business Environmental Award is one of the Bay Area’s oldest and most prestigious environmental recognition programs. It is considered a heavyweight among environmental business award programs due to its rigorous application and judging process.
Ditto will be honored at the 2013 Business Environmental Awards Reception on Thursday, May 30th at Intuit Corporation in Mountain View.
For information regarding the other award-winning programs, please visit www.acterra.org/bea.
Ditto Founder, Gary Barker, is being featured on The Wendel Forum.
MARCH 11, 2013
Ditto founder & CEO, Gary Barker, will be interviewed on Green 960 KNEW on Saturday, March 16th at 9:30 on The Wendel Forum. Barker be talking about green issues surrounding the fashion industry and Ditto's work in replacing the 8.5 billion plastic retail hangers that go into the landfill every year.
You can also listen live streaming www.960KNEW.com or www.iHeartRadio.com with its phone app.