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Safer Choice Partner of the Year Awards

Call for Submissions: 2021 Partner of the Year Awards

The 2021 Safer Choice Partner of the Year Awards will recognize the leadership contributions of Safer Choice partners and stakeholders who, over the past year, have shown achievement in the design, manufacture, selection, and use of products with safer chemicals. In support of the Biden-Harris Administration goals, EPA especially encourages submission of award applications that show how the applicant's work in the design, manufacture, selection, and use of those products promotes environmental justice, bolsters resilience to the impacts of climate change, results in cleaner air or water, or improves drinking water quality.

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All Safer Choice stakeholders and program participants in good standing are eligible for recognition. 

How to Submit

There is no form required for this year’s application.  Candidates should notify Safer Choice of their interest and submit supporting information on their accomplishments and contributions focusing on calendar year 2020. Please submit materials by email to Safer Choice Support ( and Linda Rutsch ( on or before May 31, 2021.

More Information About the Awards

For more information on the Partner of the Year Awards, please contact Linda Rutsch ( or 202-343-9924).