Purfresh, a provider of clean technologies that purify, protect, and preserve the global food supply chain, has been named in the 2011 Global Cleantech 100, produced by Cleantech Group, a research firm focused on global cleantech innovation. The Global Cleantech 100 program is produced in collaboration with the United Kingdom’s Guardian News and Media.
The Global Cleantech 100 list highlights the promise of private clean technology companies from around the world, focusing on companies most likely to make the most significant market impact over the next five to 10 years.
“We are honored that Purfresh has been named to the prestigious Global Cleantech 100 list, as one of the most promising cleantech companies in the world, for the third consecutive year,” said David Cope, president and chief executive officer of Purfresh.
Purfresh offers a range of clean, science-based systems for the global food supply chain. Designed to purify, protect, and preserve fresh produce, Purfresh’s cold chain systems couple proven science with advanced technology to optimize the quality and safety of produce as it moves from the farm to the consumer.
A total of 4,274 companies were nominated this year from more than 45 nations. These companies were weighted and scored to create a short list of 213 companies presented to the expert panel for final input. The end result was 100 companies from 16 nations.