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September 26, 2019

EPA Recognizes 2019 Safer Choice Partner of the Year Award Winners

Lynn L. Bergeson Carla N. Hutton

On September 25, 2019, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized 14 Safer Choice Partner of the Year award winners for outstanding achievement in 2018 for the design, manufacture, selection, and use of products with safer chemicals for use in households and facilities nationwide.  The Safer Choice program partners with businesses and others to help consumers and commercial buyers identify products with safer chemical ingredients, without sacrificing quality or performance.  According to EPA’s press release, the 2019 Partner of the Year award winners represent businesses — including woman-owned and small- and medium-sized — local government, and associations.  The following organizations from seven EPA regions are being awarded this year: