At EcoSynthetix, we’re proud of what we’ve accomplished so far, but we’re even more excited about what’s still to come. We’re honoured to have received a number of industry awards that recognize our accomplishments so far.
Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada
Named one of the Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada in 2023 and 2022 in
Corporate Knights’ transparent, quantitative methodology that places equal
emphasis on the ESG performance of a company’s operations and the
environmental impact of its core products.
CEO Jeff MacDonald was named to Canada’s 2023 Clean16 as a leader in clean
technology at the Clean50 awards, which recognizes sustainability leaders in
Canada for their contributions over the prior two years. The Clean50 are 50
individuals or small teams selected from 16 diverse categories that transcend
numerous industries, academia, different levels of government, thought leaders and
advocates, and are based on accomplishments delivered over the prior two years.
The leader in each of the 16 categories is also declared to be part of the “Clean16″,
depicting those 16 individual Honourees as the top contributor in each of their
2022 Business Excellence Award
Awarded the 2022 Economic Development Award for Excellence in Innovation &
Technology by the Burlington Chamber of Commerce. Nominations were based on
overall business excellence and the criteria include excellence in business
leadership, community contributions, entrepreneurship, environment, employee
welfare, innovation and market growth.
Platinum designation from EcoVadis
EcoVadis, a globally recognized agency for business sustainability ratings of supply
chains, designated EcoSynthetix a “Platinum” level in sustainability in each of 2023
and 2022. The Platinum designation is the highest rating and only one percent of
the 90,000 companies rated attain this designation. The EcoVadis scorecard
provides an independent assessment of an entity’s sustainability management
system performance. It measures 21 corporate social responsibility criteria, grouped
into four key areas: environment, labour & human rights, ethics and sustainable
Our core products meet the USDA criteria as a Preferred biobased product and carry a biobased content label up to 100%. This label
assures a consumer that the product contains a verified amount of renewable
biological ingredients (referred to as biobased content). Consumers can trust the label to mean what it says because manufacturer's claims concerning the biobased
content are third-party certified and strictly monitored by USDA.