Ecotone, winner of the Sustainable Food Award 2023!

We are thrilled to announce that Ecotone has won the prestigious ‘Sustainable Food Award 2023’ in the ‘Sustainability Leadership’ category. It recognizes our pioneering initiatives and true leadership in sustainable food production.

This achievement is a testament to the collective efforts and hard work of every team member across Europe.

Let’s celebrate some of the key accomplishments that contributed to this victory:

  • Our comprehensive biodiversity program, focusing on organic and plant-based practices, diverse ingredients, and agroecological approaches, has set new standards in sustainability.
  • Our tea production has demonstrated an outstanding 50% reduction in environmental impact compared to conventional methods.
  • The ‘Avoided Pesticide Index’ tool, which we have implemented, has contributed to the creation of measures that resulted in the avoidance of 300,000 chemical treatments in 2021 alone.
  • We have achieved a remarkable 6% decrease in greenhouse gas emissions intensity across our value chain.
  • Our innovative packaging strategies have led to an impressive 83% recyclable packaging rate, saving 200 tonnes of plastic waste annually.

The Award is delivered by the Sustainable Foods Summit, an international series of summits that focuses on the leading issues the food industry faces concerning sustainability and eco-labels.