ICF International Awarded Northern Virginia Technology Council 2010 Green Award
ICF Recognized Among Large Companies for Its Sustainable Business Practices
Fairfax, Virginia, October 21, 2010 -
ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI), a leading provider of consulting services and technology solutions to government and commercial clients, has been named the winner of the 2010 Green Award for large companies (greater than $50 million revenue) by the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC). The award is the most prestigious green award in the Washington, D.C., area and recognizes exceptional sustainable business practices.
In winning the award, ICF was recognized for "top notch environmental practices," which include its:
- Employee-volunteer Green Team, which educates and engages employees to make environmentally friendly decisions at work and at home.
- Dedication to being carbon neutral by disclosing its carbon emissions to the Carbon Disclosure Project and for purchasing high quality carbon offsets.
- Green commuting options and telework programs that have a total savings equivalent of removing nearly 1,800 cars from the road each year.
- Recycling program, which collected 366,300 pounds of paper last year, or the equivalent of saving more than 3,100 trees.
"ICF International is pleased to be the recipient of NVTC's Green Award for large companies," said ICF International Chairman and CEO Sudhakar Kesavan. "This honor recognizes the commitment and enthusiasm of ICF employees who are dedicated to making a difference by bringing green best practices into the workplace. We look forward to continuing our green efforts by exploring new and innovative ways to make our homes, our offices, and our world more environmentally friendly."
NVTC is the largest technology council in the United States. It serves the technology community in Northern Virginia, which includes about 1,000 companies, service providers, universities, foreign embassies, non-profit organizations, and governmental agencies. ICF received the NVTC Green Award on October 19 at the council's annual banquet, TechCelebration, in McLean, Va.
About ICF International
ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI) partners with government and commercial clients to deliver professional services and technology solutions in the energy and climate change; environment and infrastructure; health, human services, and social programs; and homeland security and defense markets. The firm combines passion for its work with industry expertise and innovative analytics to produce compelling results throughout the entire program life cycle, from research and analysis through implementation and improvement. Since 1969, ICF has been serving government at all levels, major corporations, and multilateral institutions. More than 3,500 employees serve these clients worldwide. ICF's Web site is http://www.icfi.com.
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