“Food safety is one of our country’s number top priorities and cutting waste is an added value proposition we deliver in an all natural, green package”- Award Winning Food Safety Expert Mareya Ibrahim
Lake Forest, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) April 06, 2011
Grow Green Industries, INC. dba EAT CLEANER® (http://www.eatcleaner.com) announced it was awarded the Gold Prize after showcasing its proprietary Antimicrobial and Antioxidant Food Washing and Life Extension Solutions at WBT Innovation Marketplace’s ninth annual event in Arlington, Texas last week. Mareya Ibrahim, Founder and CEO of Grow Green Industries, INC., presented the company’s technology, nominated from innovators and technology companies across the nation and around the world, presenting to hundreds of investors and corporate and national licensees at WBT2011.
EAT CLEANER® is the only line of all-natural, biodegradable line of Antimicrobial and Antioxidant Food Wash andWipes for fresh produce, seafood and poultry. With a patent-pending blend of fruit acids, plant based cleaners and antioxidants, EAT CLEANER® is able to safely strip surface waxes, debris and pesticides away that water can't, while extending produce shelf life and inhibiting browning. EAT CLEANER® is recommended as a more effective alternative to rinsing food with water and other dangerous industrial food cleaners, delivered as a spray or dip process to inhibit microbial growth.
Used as directed, EAT CLEANER® is lab tested to reduce up to 99.9% of bacteria that can cause illness and in some cases death, including E.coli O157:H7 and Salmonella on food surfaces. It also greatly prolongs spoilage and decay on fresh cut and processed fruit and vegetables. EAT CLEANER® products are manufactured in the U.S. with FDA approved ingredients in a pharmaceutical grade facility.
"The Judging of each presenter is based on the overall market potential, technology strength, management team and value proposition.” said, Executive Director, Amanda Radovic, WBT Innovation Marketplace." With the global need for enhanced food safety and longer shelf life Grow Green Industries’ technology represents an effective, eco solution with widespread industrial and consumer applications. Grow Green Industries was one of over 270 remarkable technologies at the WBT2011. The Gold Award represents a confirmation from the venture investment and licensing communities that Grow Green Industries is a company to watch”, said Amanda Radovic.
“To be selected to present at this very prestigious event from among such a collection of world class technologies and innovations was quite an honor for the Grow Green team and to win the Gold Prize just confirmed the opportunity our products can create for investors and businesses,” said award winning food safety expert Mareya Ibrahim, Founder and CEO, Grow Green Industries, INC. “Food safety is one of our country’s number top priorities and cutting waste is an added value proposition we deliver in an all natural, green package.”
All presenting companies and technologies were rigorously prepped by WBT commercialization experts prior to presenting to more than 600 venture capitalists and Fortune 1000 licensees. One in three WBT presenters goes on to secure venture funding, license their technology, or sell their IP outright, representing over $490 million raised to date.
About EAT CLEANER®
EAT CLEANER® is the only all-natural, tasteless and odorless food cleaning system for produce, seafood and poultry. With a proprietary blend of fruit acids, antioxidants and plant based cleaners, EAT CLEANER® is able to strip surface waxes, debris and pesticides away that water is unable to penetrate while simultaneously extending shelf life of fresh food, without chemicals. EAT CLEANER® was founded by Dr. Shawki Ibrahim, Professor Emeritus, Colorado State University and food marketing expert Mareya Ibrahim as an effective way to address food safety and food waste.
EAT CLEANER® products are made in the U.S.A., manufactured by Grow Green Industries, INC., a privately owned company based in Orange County, California.
About WBT Innovation Marketplace
The WBT Innovation Marketplace is the world’s premier showcase converging revolutionary new energy, life science, nanotech, material science and information technologies to seed limitless solutions for current market needs. For additional information, visit http://www.wbtshowcase.com