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Safer Choice

Safer Choice Partner of the Year Award Winners 2018

Congratulations to the 2018 Partner of the Year Award Winners! On December 4, 2018, EPA recognized winners at the Partner of the Year Awards Ceremony for their work last year in advancing the goal of chemical safety through exemplary participation in or promotion of Safer Choice. 

Learn more about the 2018 Safer Choice Partner of the Year Awards:

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2018 Safer Choice Partner of the Year Award Winners

Click on an award winner to learn more about why they were recognized as a 2018 Safer Choice Partner of the Year.

Criteria for the 2018 Awards

For the 2018 awards, we recognized program participants who demonstrated leadership in furthering safer chemistry and products. Program participants that submitted complete applications were evaluated against the following five criteria:

  1. Participation in the Safer Choice program
  2. Use of the Safer Choice label
  3. Promotion and use of products using the Safer Choice label
  4. Outreach and education on the Safer Choice program to consumers and end-users
  5. Innovations in safer chemistry and other efforts to advance the Safer Choice program

Responses were weighted and points assigned based on the applicant/award category.

More Information about the Awards

For more information, please contact Linda Rutsch ( or 202-343-9924).