BCI wins Green Business Award
By Lindley Estes The Free Lance-Star
Dec 7, 2016
Dahlgren-based government contractor BCI - which stands for
Basic Commerce and Industries, Inc. - is the Fredericksburg
Regional Chamber of Commerces green business of the year
The award was presented Tuesday evening at the annual Marstel-Day
The yearlong business competition includes workshops and events
centered around "greening your business" and culminates in the
awarding the participant who made the biggest impact.
Ted Hontz, vice president at BCI, said it was a fun endeavor that ultimately
saved the company money.
"If youre not doing it, youre leaving money on the table," he said.
Also at the gala, Marstel-Day presented a University of Mary Washington
student with a $1,500 Innovation in Environmental Stewardship Award. The
award was given to UMW sophomore Amanda Gambale, whose proposal involved
monitoring blue crab populations.
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