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TRTL BOT Joins 1% For The Planet to Create a Positive Impact on the Environment

21 Oct 2010

Los Angeles – October 21, 2010 – TRTL BOT, makers of multifunctional, eco-friendly iPhone cases, proudly announces their support and membership to 1% For the Planet, a global movement aimed at “Keeping Earth in Business”.  Launched in 2002, 1% for the Planet recognizes that industry and ecology are inherently connected and encourages companies to understand the true cost of doing business.

TRTL BOT is one of over 1,455 businesses worldwide that have committed 1% of sales to over 2,250 environmental groups around the world, including Barney’s New York, Harney & Sons, Quicksilver, and more.  Members can be found in over 10 countries, including Japan, United States, Belgium, France, Canada, Switzerland, Australia, Peru, Taiwan, and more.

“Joining 1% for the Planet is just one of the steps TRTL BOT is taking to make a positive impact on the world and increase environmental awareness,” said Peter Gloria, president of TRTL BOT.  “TRTL BOT is a group of designers, engineers, and artists who are concerned about the world and believe that design, functionality and eco-friendliness can go hand in hand.”

Additional TRTL BOT initiatives include donating to non-profit organizations and student groups, educating about ways to improve the environment during special events, and locally manufacturing all their products using recycled plastic.  For more information about fundraising opportunities for your organization or student group, contact Operations Manager Dana Helwick at dana@trtlbot.com.

About TRTL BOT

Founded in 2009, TRTL BOT is a line of multifunctional Apple iPhone accessories inspired by design, functionality and environmental awareness.  TRTL BOT is committed to eco-friendliness and doing more with less.  The turtle logo represents ecology, protection, functionality and style, characteristics that are adopted in all TRTL BOT designs and products.  www.trtlbot.com

Media Contact:

Pedro Chen
Account Executive
Max Borges Agency
3050 Biscayne Blvd., Suite 701
Miami, FL 33131
(305) 576-1171 x39
pedrochen@maxborgesagency.com