Zogics Donates 1% of Sales to Environmental Groups
May 22, 2012
RICHMOND, MA – Zogics Zogics, a leading supplier of high-performance cleaning, personal care and health products, donated 1% of its annual sales to The Trusties of Reservations, the venerable conservation trust that protects revered natural treasures throughout Massachusetts.
Zogics is a member of 1% For the Planet, an alliance of companies committed to leveraging their resources to create a healthier planet. Members donate at least 1% of their annual sales to environmental organizations worldwide. The 1% For the Planet alliance aims to demonstrate that environmental responsibility is good for business.
“2007 was our first full year in operation,” said Zogics owner, Paul LeBlanc, “and we are proud to share our early success by contributing to The Trustees of Reservations, knowing that they help protect the natural surroundings of communities we both serve and enjoy. We hope our commitment to donate a portion of our sales helps to inspire other companies to do the same.”
Founded in 1891, The Trustees of Reservations (TTOR) is the nation's oldest state-wide conservation organization. Its mission is to "To preserve, for public use and enjoyment, properties of exceptional scenic, historic, and ecological value in Massachusetts." From working farms to historic homesteads, barrier beaches and mountain vistas, The Trustees own and manage nearly 25,000 acres on 96 reservations in 70 communities across Massachusetts – this includes 12 historic houses and over 270 miles of trails. The Trustees also hold perpetual conservation restrictions on over 16,700 acres. In total, TTOR’s conservation work protects more than 54,000 acres across the State. TTOR is an non-profit organization and it counts over 43,000 households, or 100,000 individuals, as members.
After receiving the 1% For the Planet donation, William Bagley, Senior Philanthropic Advisor at TTOR, noted that “Zogics’ generous approach offers leadership and real support to efforts to advance a 117 year old commitment to the preservation and protection of Massachusetts’ landscape.”
Zogics is a leading supplier of high-performance cleaning, personal care and health products, including gym wipes, bath & body care products, wholesale gym towels, fitness equipment, and more! Zogics is also an authorized distributor of Philips automated defibrillators and AED accessories, as well as energy efficient XLERATOR hand dryers. As a responsible community member, Zogics donates a portion of all sales to environmental organizations that help preserve and expand our natural resources. Zogics’ products are available throughout the United States and Canada, as well as in numerous countries around the world. Learn more by visiting zogics.com or calling 888.623.0088.
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