countryUSA (United States of America)
donor presentationNow in its 27th year, the Environmental Respect Awards program exists to encourage and honor excellence in stewardship, educate retailers and distributors around the world on safe business practices, and promote environmentalism in agriculture to the industry and to the general public. The dealers and distributors who are honored with Environmental Respect Awards have displayed outstanding initiative and are shining examples of what it takes to make the world a safer, cleaner place in which to live and work.
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adress 1Brian Dunay Associate Director firstname.lastname@example.org 440.602.9115 Sue Betteley Administrative Manager email@example.com 440.602.9131
Deadline: 13 March 2017
Entries are open for Environmental Respect Awards program in order to encourage and honor excellence in stewardship, educate retailers and distributors around the world on safe business practices, and promote environmentalism in agriculture to the industry and to the general public.
To honor fertilizer/ag chemical retailers who are preserving and protecting the environment by operating their businesses in an environmentally sound manner to the benefit of their customers, employees and community.
To provide information on the excellence of these facilities in such a way that other retailers will be encouraged to improve their operation and involve themselves in leadership activities.
To share good news about environmentally responsible agriculture around the world.
Accomplishments are honored for:
Demonstration of leadership in plant-site compliance, proper application techniques and retail safety of all kinds.
Display of concern for customer service and safety, and of environmental stewardship on behalf of farmer-customers.
Active participation in environmental stewardship and in safety education for employees, customers and the community.
Additional categories of achievement include:
Physical Plant Improvements
Emergency Response Readiness
Product Safety/Proper Use Education
The Environmental Respect Awards program is for retail farm supply businesses who store, handle, sell, and/or apply crop protection products. NOT eligible are retail outlets owned by crop protection companies with an internal research & development organization.
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