Our Mom’s Lab tested products from all over the world. They rated performance, style, design, footprint, socially conscious endeavors and ingredients. Five finalists were selected in each of the 36 categories, and were voted on by you, the fans! We have collected all the votes, tallied them up, and have notified the winners. Now, we are ready to share the winners with you!
Voting ended on July 15th, 2013 for the 2013 Eco-Excellence™. The winners will be featured in our next issue, The Indulgence Issue, which will be our biggest issue to date!
So, make sure you grab a copy on September 1st to learn more about this year’s winners.
Honest Company: Multi Surface Cleaner
Enjoy the ease and convenience of one product that tackles tons of surfaces! It leaves nothing behind but the fresh smell of grapefruit.
Mrs Meyer’s Clean Day: Cleaner Bluebell
It is a concentrated, hard working, earth-friendly and biodegradable cleaner for use on all non-porous home surfaces. It is safe and effective for kitchen & bathroom cleaning, including floors, counters etc.
Earth Friendly Products: Parsley Plus All Surface Cleaner
Brings the fresh smell of fresh parsley into your home. It’s great for kitchen countertops, and other hard surface areas in your home.
Based on berry and other botanical extracts, it is phosphate-free, sulfate-free, ammonia free and alcohol Free. Use it on tile, metal, stone, porcelain enamel, chrome, laminate, and other non-porous surfaces.
Caldrea: Sea Salt Neroli
It was created with fragile fabrics in mind- washable woolens, cashmere, lingerie, nylon, silk and linen. Gentle plant surfactants and essential oils create fresh, clean laundry for everyone.
Bac-Out’s live enzyme-producing cultures attack pet, food and beverage stains, organic waste, and odors until they are gone, digesting them back to nature, safely and naturally
A crisp, organic, tangerine-scented solution for daily cleaning of life’s messy situations. Safe to use on toys, strollers, high chairs, etc. Strong enough to clean your house from top to bottom.
This cleaner features green technology and harnesses the power of natural ingredients to keep your environment a healthy clean. It is free of parabens, phthalates, SLS, SLES, 1,4-dioxane & dyes.
Their 5-piece baby-safe cleaning kit includes everything you need to keep your baby gear spotless and squeak-free. It can be used with any brand of car seats, strollers, and bassinets.
GreenShield Organics’ All-Purpose Cleaner is USDA certified organic and removes grease, grime, mold, mildew and other debris that have accumulated without leaving a sticky residue of harmful chemicals and toxins.
Say goodbye to messy buckets of water using our rinse-free, natural, 4-in-1 floor cleaner! It’s eco-friendly, family-friendly, floor-friendly fantastic!
An effective, environmentally responsible, and non-toxic formula for all types of residential hardwood floors. Specially designed to be safe for floors, families, and the environment.
Earth Friendly Products
This floor cleaner is the first naturally derived product that can be used on wooden floors and wood floor laminates that will not strip your floors of their wax or seals.
GreenShield Organic’s Spot Cleaner is made of organic ingredients including Dead Sea salt and citric acid, as well as the orange blossoms, to help keep your carpet smelling naturally fresh.
Biokleen’s unique formula of live enzyme-producing cultures and citrus extracts cleans and deodorizes by going directly after the source that can cause build-up: dirt, oils, grease, and food particles.
Earth Friendly Products Baby Ecos
Ecos Baby Laundry Detergent is a hypoallergenic, everyday laundry soap containing only the highest quality ingredients. It is plant-based, non-toxic, and environmentally responsible.
Eco Nuts Organic Laundry Soap
Eco Nuts is organic berries that naturally contain soap. Place 4-5 in the provided cloth bag instead of regular detergent. This product also costs 1/3 the cost of regular detergent. USDA certified organic.
With Babyganics, you use 1/3 the amount of detergent and less water! They use no harsh chemicals or toxins to harm or irritate. Rinse-free for use on cloth diapers.
Aden + Anais
This naturally derived detergent works on all your family’s laundry. The scent of Australian Sandalwood keeps clothes fresh, while the stain-fighting ingredients keep them looking new-without the use of chemicals.
Their detergent is specifically made for parents using cloth diapers, and newborn/sensitive skin. Because of the non-toxic, soluble ingredients, it does not clog fabric pores that can make cloth diapers leak.
The Honest Company
These pods have a neutral pH and are exceptional at stain removal. Perfect for babies & sensitive skin – no chemical residues left behind. Naturally Non-Toxic / Hypoallergenic / Biodegradable / pH Neutral.
Rockin’ Green Laundry Detergent
Eco Friendly laundry detergent with no harmful chemicals. Works great on all your laundry from diapers to denim. Made with plant-based surfactants, clean rinsing fragrances, and is gluten free.
Eco Store USA
A gentle formulation recommended for delicates and woolens as well as regular household washing. Contains ingredients derived from coconut and eucalyptus oil for extra cleaning power and a clean fragrance.
This revolutionary detergent has a no-mess, precision-dosing pump that is simple and eliminates waste. It is powered by plant-based technology using 95% natural and renewable ingredients.
Ecover tackles a whole variety of stains, while respecting your family’s skin. It has a gentle fragrance and is made from plant-based and mineral ingredients.