I recently interviewed Mark Trotzuk, president of Boardroom ECO Apparel, for one of the articles I'm currently writing for our upcoming June responsibility supplement, which is a mini-issue about all kinds of great stuff like corporate social accountability and environmental stewardship.
Vertical Source, based in Shrewsbury, N.J., announced the addition of Eco Apparel to the company's latest collection. Eco Apparel is a division of Vancouver, British Columbia-based Boardroom Eco Apparel. Eco Apparel is a socially-conscious and environmentally friendly apparel collection with a new set of initiatives and mandates.
Vancouver, British Columbia-based Boardroom Eco Apparel announced it received certificates of registration for its ECO trademark in both the U.S. and Canada. “We are very excited,” said Mark Trotzuk, owner and design coordinator of Boardroom Eco Apparel. “Registering the ECO trademark enables us to officially protect and defend our brand which currently represents the highest environmental apparel standard in the industry. This trademark will help to dispel any confusion arising from the improper usage of the term ECO by companies that infringe upon our trademark. When referring to environmentally friendly apparel, the correct term is ‘ecological,’” added Trotzuk. Boardroom Eco Apparel launched the
Boardroom Custom Clothing, Vancouver, B.C., Canada, has launched ecoapparel.ca, one of the first collections of environmentally friendly custom apparel available in Canada and the United States. “We have an opportunity to make a difference to our earth, our employees and our community,” said Mark Trotzuk, president and CEO. Boardroom has been in business for more than 10 years and is an audited socially compliant company and fair trade manufacturer. “We are at the forefront of environmentally friendly fabric engineering and development,” said Trotzuk. “Our 2007 clothing collection minimizes our negative impact on the environment without compromising quality and performance.” ecoapparel.ca’s 2007 collection includes clothing