Abco Products has been awarded the first personal products Platinum Global GreenTag Certification for its range of Enviroplus Bioactive Toilet Tissue range which comes in a toilet roll and a jumbo roll. “This is a great achievement for our environmentally friendly range of cleaning solution, Enviroplus. Straight after our GECA, we have now a Platinum Global GreenTag certification. This highlights our commitment in making a difference to the commercial cleaning industry by investing in innovative and greener cleaning solution using the goodness of positive bacteria to fight bad ones.” Lee Gage, Enviroplus National BDM, Abco.
Global GreenTag is a third party, multi-criteria, consensus based and externally verified Type 1 eco-labelling program which is one of the largest product sustainability certification systems in Australia and globally. Global GreenTag is the Trust mark of choice by market leaders as many lower quality products are unable achieve certification. Global GreenTag is ACCC approved, one of Australia’s Top 100 Most Trusted building sector brands and the only certification recognised or relevant to all key Materials credits in all rating tools in Australia, New Zealand and beyond. ‘Consumers and Professionals alike are looking for reliable, trusted information to assist their decision making. GreenTag is that trusted and familiar source’
David Baggs, CEO and GreenTag Program Director
As Building Service Contractors and Facilities Managers are being asked more and more about their corporate social responsibility Abco has made is a critical part of their growth strategy to cater for conscious businesses and put in place a range of environmental activities that will ensure its products and organization as a whole is always thinking and living up to their new standards. “We have just defined our new CSR policy which puts in perspective the various corporate social responsibility programs and activities in place for our various brands. The Enviroplus products have been developed to meet GECA and GreenTag certification to guarantee a green rating. Furthermore Abco is donating 1c for every paper product carton sold under our own brands of Puregiene and Enviroplus to GreenFleet ‘Plant A Forest’ program. It is very fulfilling to work for a company that is so passionate about sustainability”. Deena Syed, National Marketing Manager, Abco.
As a certified Platinum GreenTag product, Enviroplus Bioactive is a Trusted Green Product that can help you offset you carbon footprint and improve your green rating. This makes Enviroplus Bioactive one of the most sustainable toilet paper options on the market due to the positive microorganism impregnated in the Bioactive Toilet Tissue, the organic matter and paper breaks down faster in pipes and sceptic systems. A Platinum GreenTagCERTTM gives you the confidence to trust Enviroplus Bioactive’s green product claims as a leading trusted global ecolabel.
GreenTag also certifies beauty, health, hygiene and cleaning products and is recognised by EarthCheck and ACCOR South Pacific Hotel Group purchasing processes, where GreenTag GOLD is the minimum certified level acceptable for key tenders. GreenTag certified cleaning products are recognised in the GBCA Green Star® Performance tool’s ‘Consumable Materials’ credit as well as the Green Star Africa® Existing Building Performance rating tool’s Green Cleaning and related consumable materials credit. GreenTag certified cleaning and personal hand washing and sanitization products are suitable for consideration under the ‘Equivalency’ requirements when WELL™ Features are specifically mentioned on the Product Certificates for the International WELL™ Building Standard globally. In this era of conscious capitalism it seem Abco has taken the lead in the CSR front when it comes to providing sustainable cleaning solutions to the BSC and Facility management sector across Australia.