Aekyung Industries, one of Korea’s leading producers of daily supplies and beauty products, announced that its kitchen detergent of the total care multi-brand, “Clear Thinking," has been selected as one of “2018 Korea’s Green Products of the Year.”
An award ceremony was held at the headquarters of HY Yogurt in Seoul on July 17.
The award is given to eco-friendly products based on the opinions of experts and consumers.
At the ceremony, a total of 27 eco-friendly products and services were selected as Korea’s green products of this year.
Aekyung’s kitchen detergent scored high in its effect on improving the environment as it uses plant-derived surfactants that are 99.9% biodegradable and good for the environment. It also uses a low-temperature production process that is effective in saving energy during manufacturing, and a green design process.
Other than the detergent, Aekyung Industries has had other green products including LiQ in 2010, Esthaar and Sunsam Bubble in 2011, Spark Mini in 2012, Perfect One Rinse in 2013, 2080 Mouth Wash in 2014, and Homes Quick Clean Magic Foam in 2015.
Aekyung was also honored to be the winner of seven awards.
An Aekyung official said, "Aekyung Industry has declared smart green management in 2010 and has been practicing green management all over the company through integrated decision-making in the areas of marketing, research and development, and design. We will try hard to expand the green product market by developing products for the environment and consumers."