Best Packaging: Alter Eco Quinoa Pouch Made From Compostable Materials
The award is given to products that display true innovation, inspiration and integrity with the purpose of bringing more health to more people. The vast field of finalists displayed high standards in transparency, sustainability, packaging, use of ingredients and give-back missions.
56 NEXTY Award Nominees Display the Innovation, Inspiration and Integrity of the Natural Products IndustryFebruary 17th
Pouch packages are hugely popular—but they’re not recyclable, meaning they go straight to the landfill. Alter Eco has taken a step in the right direction by making one that’s compostable. The patent-pending packaging is made from birch and eucalyptus wood pulp, non-GMO corn and non-toxic ink.
Caramel. Salt. Chocolate. We’re in love with this dark chocolate bar that enrobes caramel made with heirloom butter and raw cane sugar. A slew of certification labels dot the package, including Fair Trade, USDA Organic, and Non-GMO Project Verified.
Alter Eco Named by B Lab as ‘Best for the World’ for Creating Most Overall Positive Social and Environmental ImpactApril 14th
San Francisco, Calif. (April 14, 2015) – Today, Alter Eco®, pioneer of globally crafted organic foods, was recognized for creating the most positive overall social and environmental impact, as well as best in the world for its efforts in the community and the environment.
All B Corps strive to be best for the world. By scoring in the top 10% of all B Corps for overall social and environmental impact, the following businesses are honored as the Best of the Best for Overall Impact.
Company spotlights best in class supplier partners for outstanding innovation, responsible sourcing and commitment to quality standards
Alter Eco wins an outstanding 12 awards at the San Francisco International Chocolate Salon 2012 including a Gold for the Best Milk Chocolate Bar and Best Organic or Fair Trade Product.
GSC 3S Awards program recognizes exceptional achievements in the global sourcing marketplace, shown by individuals and organizations that exhibit a combination of positive social and economic leadership.
Alter Eco was honored to receive the Acterra’s 2012 Business Environmental Award in the category of Small Business for its commitment to small-scale farmers and to sustainable and fair trade practices.
Our mission is to help San Francisco businesses adopt environmental practices that are sustainable as well as profitable. We achieve our mission by setting stringent criteria, providing technical assistance, and publicly recognizing and promoting Green Businesses with a seal that enables customers to shop in keeping with their values.