According to the release, the award — launched last year and based on gross sales, commitment and dedication to the Earth Friendly Products Proline — was accepted by Cherokee Equipment Inc. President and Owner Vince Marchetti.
Luke Bobek, director of industrial and institutional sales for Earth Friendly Products Proline said: "The success of Cherokee Equipment can be attributed to Vince Marchetti and his enthusiasm for healthier products, his understanding of green chemistry and his commitment to provide outstanding service to his customers."
Marchetti has been a proponent of green cleaning products since the founding of Cherokee Equipment Inc. in 1997, the release noted.
Marchetti said: "Our industry has come a long way over the last 15 years. Technology now gives us healthier, environmentally preferred products and equipment without sacrificing power and performance."
Earth Friendly Products is recognized as a Green Patriot Green 100 company, a Champion Partner of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Design for Environment (DfE) Safer Detergent Stewardship Initiative (SDSI) program and has products designated for preferred procurement status by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) BioPreferred program, the release added.
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