Winners 2022

REAL LEADERS IMPACT AWARDS 2022 Manufacturing/Industrial 2. BEKO Beko is the international home appliance brand of Arçelik. Focused on healthy living for many years, raising awareness and developing products that make healthy living possible and convenient. Its brand mission is “healthy living is only possible on a healthy planet.” 3. INTERFACE Overcoming the biggest challenges facing humanity and reversing global warming. It’s no longer enough to limit the damage we do, but to think about reversing it. Working to restore our planet and leave a positive impact. 4. WORLD CENTRIC A green packaging supplier that creates certified, compostable foodservice items made from plants. Products use less water and energy to manufacture, and are designed to transform waste into healthy, new soil through composting. Donate 25% of its profits to global grassroots social and environmental programs to offset carbon emissions. 1. ARÇELIK Arçelik’s mission is to become a trusted lifestyle solutions provider of digital households. The company is committed to designing and manufacturing energy-efficient products and investing in resource efficiency in production. 5. AVANGARD INNOVATIVE Helps customers measure, manage, and monetize their recycling and waste programs. It monitors every aspect of their work flow to find what they call “hidden green assets” that are valuable in the circular economy — lowering waste costs and maximizing profitability. 6. CRYSTAL CREEK LOGISTICS A fulfillment business that focuses on Internet retailers who choose to outsource their shipping. Offers dedicated client support and innovative solutions with carbon-neutral shipping for dry goods and frozen and refrigerated foods. Operates from four 100% carbon-neutral facilities across the U.S. 7. SELLARS ABSORBENT MATERIALS A leader in the cleaning, wiping, and absorbing sector by providing nonwoven, specialty paper, and other cellulose products that utilize recycled fibers in the making of products. Offers a more attractive performance and cost than competing virgin and recycled products. 8. GENERAL BIO One of South Korea’s top B Corp certified R&D corporations, in the field of bio convergence, nanotechnology, and research on new biomaterials. Develops and manufactures dietary supplements, cosmetics, and ecofriendly baby and household products. Committed to eliminating discrimination by embracing differences. JOIN THE MILLION TREE CHALLENGE While some leaders talk about sustainability, you can actually get trees in the ground. Join the Million Tree Challenge to support reforestation in our iconic National Forests. ONETREEPLANTED.ORG/MILLION 800-408-7850 JOIN THE CHALLENGE “Looking at the world through a sustainability lens not only helps us ‘future proof’ our supply chain, it also fuels innovation and drives brand growth.” — Paul Polman, former CEO, Unilever