Sustainable topsoil garners award

Landscape products supplier Green-Tech has won an award for its green-tree sustainable topsoil.

The Green Business Awards, presented last month, highlighted environmental excellence, said Green-Tech sales and marketing director Mark Whiting.

"We set the benchmark in sustainable production of topsoil," he said of the product made from green waste, garden trimmings, grass cuttings and silica sand.

The York-based firm's recent involvement in the regeneration of a former colliery site in South Yorkshire was praised for innovation and effectiveness.

The Green Business Awards are run by Haymarket, publisher of Horticulture Week, and sponsored by energy efficiency company EAGA.


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