Awards

Acterra Announces 14 Finalists for its 2020 Business Environmental Awards

PALO ALTO, February 3, 2020— Environmental nonprofit Acterra has selected 14 organizations from six Bay Area counties as finalists for Acterra’s 2020 Business Environmental Awards. The Business Environmental Awards program recognizes exceptional achievements in sustainability among San Francisco Bay Area companies, nonprofits, and public agencies from a variety of sectors.…

2019 Green America’s People & Planet Award

7  October, 2019 – NewGen Surgical was honored to be a finalist in Green America’s People and Planet Award for Green Businesses. This award recognizes small American businesses for their dedication to a green economy. Twice each year, Green America awards two green businesses in various categories for their innovation…

2019 Joe Garbarino Green Business of the Year Awards

NewGen Surgical was nominated as a Joe Garbarino Green Business of the Year at the 35th annual State of the City Dinner by the San Rafael Chamber of Commerce. At NewGen Surgical, being an environmental steward means doing our part to lessen negative environmental impacts globally while supporting local organizations…

California companies receive prestigious environmental awards for their leadership in waste reduction and product stewardship

Oakland, CA, July 25 – On July 26-29, the California Resource Recovery Association will host the largest state conference on waste reduction. On Friday, the welcome will be made by Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf who will share how Oakland is committed to becoming a more sustainable city. Conference plenary speakers…

NewGen Surgical a Finalist in edie Sustainability Leaders Awards

San Rafael, California, November 3, 2017 – NewGen Surgical has been shortlisted for the edie Sustainability Leaders Award in the Sustainability Product Innovation category. The edie Sustainability Leaders Award, now in its 11th year, is organized by Faversham House, specialist sustainability publisher in the UK, and edie is their year-round…

NewGen Surgical, Inc. Wins Health Care / Medical Tech Category at the North Bay Innovation Summit

September 18, 2015 – San Rafael, CA – NewGen Surgical, Inc., announced that it won the Health Care / Medical Tech 2015 category at the seventh annual North Bay Innovation Summit. Hosted by SoCo Nexus and North Bay iHub, the Summit featured four industry categories with 12 start-ups and early…

NewGen Surgical, Inc., Commended by The 2015 Circular Economy Awards, an Initiative of the World Economic Forum

January 30, 2015 – San Rafael, California – NewGen Surgical, Inc., has been commended by the judges of The Young Global Leaders Award for Circular Economy Entrepreneurship 2015. In addition, Kim Chase, CMO of NewGen Surgical, has also been invited to be a guest member of their taskforce for 2015.…

Think Beyond Plastic™ Innovation Forum Launch

World’s First Innovation Forum and Business Accelerator to Focus on Plastic Pollution Launched at Secretary Kerry’s Oceans Conference June 16, 2014 – Washington, DC. – Think Beyond Plastic™, an Innovation Forum and Accelerator advancing entrepreneurship for solutions that measurably reduce plastic pollution, launched today at “Our Ocean”, an international oceans…

Our Ocean 2014 Conference

What’s the ocean got to do with single-use plastic medical devices you might ask? As innovators creating products and looking at the plastics problem as a design challenge, we were so honored, as part of the Think Beyond Plastic Innovation Group, to be introduced at the OUR OCEAN 2014 conference…