Bloomingdale, IL (October 31, 2006) – NOW® was recently honored with Earth Flag, an award from the DuPage County, Illinois board recognizing exemplary efforts in environmental practices. NOW is the first for-profit business to earn the privilege to fly the Earth Flag in DuPage County.

The DuPage County board passed a resolution commending NOW for its efforts in recycling, waste reduction, energy conservation, and education about the sustainability of the environment, including the company’s clean up days in the forest preserve.

“One of our core values is environmental responsibility, and this resolution recognizes our efforts in this area,” said Mike Richard, assistant to the president.
”Congratulations to everyone who has participated in this important effort!.”

NOW Foods (www.nowfoods.com) is a family owned and operated natural products manufacturer/distributor with a 38-year legacy of providing high quality nutritional supplements at affordable prices. Their A-rated GMP certified facility boasts state-of-the-art manufacturing capabilities and boasts one of the finest teams of product quality experts in the supplements industry. The Richard’s family pledge is "underlying NOW's commitment to quality is our commitment to you - to provide the best products available at a reasonable price and, thereby, play a meaningful role in the quality and extension of human life." For more information visit www.nowfoods.com

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