We are in the TOP 10 in the category lifestyle of the GreenTec Awards 2017 – the world’s biggest environmental and business prize! One could think that bicycles already are quite environmentally friendly but one can see it can always do better and more sustainable!
Nowadays it is common practice to deal with or at least get in contact with the topic sustainability. Young companies and creative minds with innovative and environmentally friendly ideas spring up like mushrooms. For these kind of ideas there is an international prize since 2008. The so called GreenTec Awards aim at initiatives, people, start-ups as well as mid-size and big companies that follow a solution-oriented approach. Due to the world’s biggest environmental award people’s awareness for sustainability shall be strengthened.
It will already be the 10th anniversary of awarding ideas which try to integrate environmental issues into everyday life, - completely without waiver and moralizing undertone. These ideas are supported by establishes media partners like ProSieben and the FAZ which specifically promote small and newly formed companies or private people and their green projects.
The Green Tec Awards jury consists of 70 persons of different fields like economy, science and media. They examine carefully the participants in 13 different categories (for example building & living, energy, lifestyle, textiles & fashion). In the lifestyle-category there are environmentally friendly concepts and services that show an economical handling of resources, recycle ability and which implement a closed production loop. Various representatives from fields like cosmetics, leisure time, sports and health compete with each other on the coveted prize! And we will be right in the middle of the competition!
We are so happy to have beaten off the competition against other participants and to have come so far! We would never have thought that my Boo actually would make it into the top 10. This is wonderful already but of course we would be amazed to be one of the three finalists.
In the coming year we would like to receive the most coveted prize of the world so if you like to support us, you can vote for us from 28th November. All you have to do is to visit the homepage in order to influence the selection process until 6th January 2017. The project that achieves the most votes will automatically qualify itself as one of the three nominees of the respective category. The jury will then choose the winner. For further information or if you have any questions just contact us!