Social & Environmental
We meet and exceed the rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency, as set by B Corporation, so you can feel good about your ECOBAGS® purchases.
We are honored as a 2016 B Corp "best for the world overall" - making us one of the companies making the most positive impact on our world among our fellow B Corporations. See our scorecard here https://www.bcorporation.net/community/eco-bags-products
All of our organic goods are third party certified by the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS), meaning our organic cotton not only meets high-level environmental & supply chain certifications but also complies with all social criteria.
The SA8000 is the worlds first audit-able social certification standard. By complying with the SA8000 we protect the basic human rights of workers.
We comply with SGS so you know that our certifications meet the highest standards in both global and local regulations.
As a certified Green Business by Green America we promote both social justice and environmental sustainability. Member since 1990.
As a member of the OTA we help promote and protect organics through networking, advocacy, and other initiatives that encourage and protect organic farming practices. Member since 1996.
Organizations we support
As an active member of Hudson River Clearwater we inspire, educate, and activate people to help protect our planet.
We support Riverkeeper because we believe that the Hudson River should be clean, swimmable, teeming with life, and supply abundant drinking water.
As a member of the plastic pollution coalition we are committed to stopping plastic pollution and its toxic impact on humans, animals, the ocean, and the environment.
As a member of Sierra Club we help to protect million of acres of wilderness and helped pass the Clean Air Act, Clean water Act, and Endangered Species Act.
In our continued support of Algalita we help to keep the marine environment healthy, sustainable, and produtive for all living creatures, and free from plastic pollution.
Awards and Recognitions
The Inc. 500/5000 list is an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. We were honored to be on the list in 2009.
In 2008 Sharon Rowe, CEO & Founder of Eco-Bags Products, Inc, was honored as Westchester Business Council's Entrepreneur of the Year.
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