Echo Power Equipment Canada Receives Environmental Award
Echo Power Equipment Canada was awarded the 2002 Landscape Ontario Horticultural Trades Association Environmental Award on January 15, 2003. The annual award of excellence was given in recognition of Echo, Inc.'s outstanding contributions to the betterment of the environment.
Each year, Landscape Ontario recognizes the excellent performance of landscape designers, landscape professionals and growers across the province in numerous categories including landscape construction, design and maintenance. Echo Power Equipment Canada was honored as the inaugural winner of the environmental award because of Echo's leadership role in the reduction of both emissions output and power blower noise levels. The event was attended by more than 350 of Ontario's leading landscape architects, designers and others active in the trade.
Landscape Ontario Horticultural Trades Association works to represent, foster and promote a favorable environment for the advancement of the horticultural industry in Ontario, Canada. Serving over 2,000 member companies across the province, Landscape Ontario assists all sectors of the lawn and garden industry including landscape contractors, lawn care professionals, retail garden centers, landscape designers, irrigation contractors and wholesale nursery growers. The association offers national certification testing, safety training and over 80 professional development courses.