Ben Franklin Technology Partners, Exelon Company and PECO sponsored the PACT award for the Clean Tech Company of the year, chosing Holganix, a supplier of bio-nutritional products to the landscape, golf course, agricultural and property owner markets.
"Winning the PACT Clean Tech Company of the Year is a tremendous honor," says CEO Barrett Ersek. "Our entire team is focused on our Big Ambitious Noble Goal (BANG) to eliminate 100 million pounds of nitrates, 20 million pounds of phosphates and 100 million ounces of concentrated pesticides from entering our water sources by Earth Day 2016. In a way, winning this award is a great recognition of the significance of our mission at Holganix."
Awards were presented at the region’s distinctive black-tie gala, its 20th annual event, at the Valley Forge Casino
Holganix is a 100% organic bio-nutritional product that promotes strong turf, shrub, flower and tree health care by naturally decreasing disease and insect damage through significant root and cell wall development. Holganix also functions as a bio-stimulant by enabling plants to more efficiently uptake beneficial nutrients and pesticides. Holganix significantly lower the quantities of chemical fertilizers, herbicides, fungicides, and insecticides needed to obtain the results previously only available through the use of traditional products, says the company in a news release.