Greek-Americans Launch $11 Million XPRIZE Initiative to Combat Wildfires
Greek-American entrepreneurs have recently joined forces to launch the $11 million XPRIZE worldwide initiative to combat wildfires. XPRIZE Wildfire is a 4-year global competition that will provide funding to teams able to develop and demonstrate fully-autonomous capabilities to detect and...
ECOS Honored for Green Strategy at Corporate Growth Awards
ECOS, the maker of safer, plant-powered laundry detergents and household cleaners, recently received the Green Sustainability Award at the Association of Corporate Growth Awards. The Award was given for the company's commitment to stewarding long-term consumer and employee value by...
ECOS Becomes First Manufacturer in Illinois to Receive LEED Zero Certification
ECOS, the maker of safer, plant-powered laundry detergents and household cleaners, has become the first manufacturer in Illinois to receive the prestigious LEED Zero certification developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). The family-owned and operated since 1967 company...
ECOS Helps Address Major Cause of Student Absenteeism in South LA Schools
The Austin Ekeler Foundation, ThinkWatts Foundation, and ECOS, the leading green cleaning products manufacturer, donated state-of-the-art washers and dryers as well as ECOS laundry detergent in three Watts School District schools on Giving Tuesday (#givingtuesday). The initiative will give students...
ECOS Celebrates Its Essential Workers with Special Event
ECOS, a pioneer in environmentally friendly cleaning products, hosted California Lt. Governor Eleni Kounalakis, U.S. Representative Alan Lowenthal, and other dignitaries at its sustainable manufacturing facility on Tuesday, August 31. During the visit, the honored guests will celebrated ECOS’ essential...
Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks Named Chair of UCLA SNF Center Advisory Board
The UCLA Stavros Niarchos Foundation Center named Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks as chair of the Center’s Community Advisory Board.
WA Governor Visits Green Manufacturer ECOS on Earth Day
ECOS, a pioneer in environmentally friendly cleaning products, welcomed Washington Governor Jay Inslee to celebrate Earth Day.
ECOS Achieves Coveted “Climate-Positive” Status
ECOS announced it is a "Climate Positive" company, creating more natural resources than it consumes to produce its plant-powered products.
Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks: Managing a Green Giant During the Pandemic
Greek-American Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks, President and CEO of ECOS®, is not just a successful business leader but also an environmentalist.
Liquidless Laundry Detergent Is a Greek-American Innovation
The Liquidless laundry detergent ECOSNext is the new, pioneering creation of the leading green cleaning products manufacturer Earth Friendly Products.