The Eco-Excellence Awards, now in their 7th edition, recognizes excellence in social and environmental sustainability for products, services, companies and websites. This year, there were over 500 products reviewed and over 364,000 fan votes.
The following companies were recognized in the Pet Category:
Toys – PAW5
Food – ORIJEN
Treats – Riley’s Organic
Grooming – Pura Naturals Pet
Supplements – TruDog
Pet Gear – GoPure Pet
Waste Solutions – A Pet With Paws
PuriBloc GoPure, creators of the first-ever portable, reusable water purifier won for its companion product, GoPure Pet. It continuously purifies drinking water, ensuring it is clean, healthy and fresh for your pet, all day, every day; all while keeping the bowl free of biofilm and helping reduce grass burn. One reusable GoPure Pet will remain effective for six months and can treat up to 264 gallons of water.
“The peace of mind that comes with knowing you’re enhancing the most essential ingredient for your pet’s health is invaluable,” Bloc Enterprises founder Kent Atherton said. “We strive to be good stewards of our earth so being recognized for our sustainability efforts through the GoPure Pod is a true honor.”
Pura Naturals says it is proud to manufacturer sustainable and socially responsible products that are made in the USA. The company won for its Paw Rescue product, which has all-natural ingredients with healing, soothing and moisturizing properties that help to restore paw pads damaged by weather or rough terrain. The organic rescue is free of chemicals, paraben and fragrance and is safe for dogs with allergies or sensitive paws.
A Pet with Paws, which says its products takes “green fashion” to a new level, says the award is an honor.
“We take great pride in creating carriers and accessories that are functional, stylish and most importantly, beneficial to the environment,” A Pet with Paws founder Ann Greenberg said. “We accept this award with gratitude and feel more motivated than ever to continue following our core values: People, Pooches and The Planet. That is our cause!”