Lancaster, PA (June 9, 2015) – Ecore, a company that transforms reclaimed waste into unique performance surfacing, recently received a Platinum Well Workplace Award from the Lancaster Health Summit in Lancaster, Pa. The Well Workplace award recognizes successful wellness initiatives of local companies that strive to improve the health and well-being of their employees. The Platinum award is given to the organization that “represents the pinnacle of result-oriented worksite wellness programming”.
“As a company that is focused on making people’s lives better, Ecore rose to meet this challenge,” said Arthur Dodge, III, President and CEO of Ecore. “By incorporating healthy initiatives, such as our Be Fit Movement, we have made a concerted effort to develop and maintain a wellness-driven workplace that connects personal health to business goals.”
Ecore defines safety, health, and wellness as its most important Organizational Core Value. Ecore developed the Be Fit Movement in 2014 in response to this and it represents a petition for wellness. “By having employees sign up to be a part of the Be Fit Movement and then participating in various fitness challenges throughout the year, we are demonstrating Ecore’s commitment to personal health and wellness,” said Dodge. “We encourage our customers, partners, vendors, friends, and family to join the Be Fit Movement as well.”
Since 1871, Ecore has been transforming reclaimed waste into unique surfaces that make people’s lives better. What started with simple cork closures has evolved into a diverse portfolio of products solving complex problems in applications ranging from playgrounds, weight rooms, and turf fields to hospitals, hotels, and retail environments. Ecore is driven everyday by a simple question, “Can a floor do more?” YES. At Ecore, we create products based on the simple notion that floors should elevate beyond current expectations. Ecore’s energy is focused on the interaction between people and the surface. As a result, we engineer performance well beyond industry standards related to acoustics, ergonomics, and safety. Harvesting the unique power from a myriad of waste streams, Ecore creates products that align–substantial force reduction with a balanced amount of energy return to create dynamic surfaces that are catered to the individual and the application. Ecore is comprised of four business units: Ecore Athletic, Ecore Commercial Flooring, Ecore Industrial, and Ecore Construction. To learn more, visit www.Ecoreintl.com.