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Press Release about our newly issued Global GreenTag certification

Green Worx Cleaning Solutions has achieved one of the highest health and safety profile ratings of any cleaning product on the South African market.

The newly issued Global GreenTag  certification awarded to Green Worx Cleaning Solutions enables our customers to make safe, healthy product choices with confidence.

This unique peer reviewed Certification Program reduces your risk and builds brand trust in demanding markets.

The assessments are conducted under GreenTag’s PHD program and addresses the increasing numbers of indoor impact studies highlighting the need to provide a more thorough and transparent product assessment for people who suffer with asthma and allergies by ranking each product with tiered rating system of HealthRATE outcomes that provides peace of mind for the end user.

Healthy Product Choices!

Global GreenTag PHDTM is recognised by the WELL Building Standard TM, Green Globes® Construction and Interiors Rating Tools, and compliant and recognised in the LEED® Product Disclosure Credits internationally.

The Global GreenTag Product Health Declaration™ or GreenTag PHD™ Communicating Product Transparency – is the ­first of its kind in South Africa and the world.

This certification awarded to Green Worx Cleaning Solutions is a tool that proves to our market that our products are healthy and: Interprets product toxicity data so professionals don’t have to. Uses simple easy to understand colour key to explain risk. Identi­fies risk and how it is mitigated (or not). Promotes and recognises Green Worx’s willingness to be 100% transparent as the leaders we are. Provides plain language explanations of any health or environmental toxicity implications.

Including how our products rate for ‘In Use Health ‘via the HealthRATE Trademark.

Recognized in 5 core WELLTM Features in V1 & V2. Recognised in or compliant to LEED® MR: Product Disclosure credits in v4 and v4.1 rating systems internationally. Recognised for Green Globes® Construction and Sustainable Interiors Rating Tools.

A GreenTag PHD™ certification proves that products are safe for human health and ecosystems and can be used with absolute peace of mind in workplaces and homes – while also reducing risks for Building, Design, Procurement & Construction Professionals as well as Company Directors who need to discern robustly but easily between products that support user and occupant health and wellbeing and those that don’t.

Green Worx Cleaning Solutions, The Global Greentag HealthRATE™ mark rates the HEALTHINESS OF PRODUCTS IN USE for end users.

HealthRATE™ Tags are used independently on product packaging and in all marketing collateral. The tiered marks of HealthRATE™ provide peace of mind for end users as to the likely health impacts (if any) of the products they use in their daily lives, whether that be at work, at home, in the nursery, in hotels or out and about using public amenities.

Our certification is suitable for the following product sectors:

• Personal & Beauty • Healthcare & Sanitary • Building & Interiors • Baby & Nursery • Commercial & Domestic Cleaning • Hospitality & Tourism • Building Operations & Maintenance

The entire portfolio of 63 Green Worx products is Global GreenTag, PHD and HealthRATE certified. These Green Worx products are determined as healthy for use using the best science available. ALL the results are peer reviewed by highly qualified external consultant toxicologists to ensure you can trust the results. HealthRATE™ Marks are also available with Global GreenTag’s Product Health Declarations (PhDs) -full ingredient hazard transparency reports recognized by the International WELL™ Building Standard v1 and v2, as well as LEED v4.0 and v4.1.

Global Greentag Health Rate – asthma and allergy non sensitive

This certification enables the decision makers an easier and safer product choice for people with asthma and allergies brought on by other cleaning chemicals.

The Global Greentag Health Rate certification is a unique robust certification undertaken in combination with – Product health declarations and health rate healthiness in use ratings that together reduces consumer and manufacturer risk and builds trust in Green Worx Cleaning Solutions products.

Global GreenTag’s International Asthma and Allergy Non-Sensitive claim and HealthRATE marks indicate dramatically safer asthma and allergy risk potential and rate the healthiness of products in use for the end user.

For more information on the Green Worx product range, our eco and user health rate please visit our website or call us to reserve a consultant to meet with you to discuss our offering. You can also email Green Worx at or call us on +27117086626 we will be delighted to answer any questions you may wish to ask.