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RAW Bottles wins Green Supplier and Innovation Award

RAW Bottles attended The Showman’s Show for the first time in 2018. On a mission to create a world free from pointless plastic by providing of high-quality stainless steel brand-able drinking bottles, the company was delighted to be awarded with an award that recognised its commitment to sustainability.

The Green Supplier and Innovation Award, now in its fourth year, was judged in front of a panel in a Dragons Den style presentation for the first timeThe panel included Claire O’Neill from A Greener Festival, Catherine Bottrill of Julie’s Bicycle, Paul Read from AIF and Steve Heap of AFO.

Presenting alongside two other shortlisted companies; MSS International and Envrio-Cup, RAW Bottles was selected as the winner by the judges. Commenting on the win, RAW Bottles Co-founder & CEO, Melinda Watson said: “We are delighted that RAW Bottles has won the Green Supplier and Innovation Award 2018. We’re highly committed to creating a world that is free from pointless plastic and waste, and it’s a great achievement to be recognised as a product that is not only leading the way with its green credentials, but also providing a solution to the problem of single-use plastic waste at events and festivals.”

AFO: 5th Nov 2018 19:47:00

 

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