Valencia Real Society of Agriculture gave recently its 2016 Annual Illustrious Prizes. The act was attended by Elena Cebrián, the Valencian minister of Environment and y Rural Development, and had a large institutional, business and social representationa.
Tecnidex got the Innovation Prize. The award was collected by the company president, Manuel García-Portillo, who was accompanied by employees, families, suppliers and customers. He showed his gratitude “for the award and the trust on us”. After that, he underlined the importance of companies because of being part of society and make a great contribution to it: “it’s is the only source of generation of economic wealth and employement”. The Regional Minister put also in value the innovative and international work made by Tecnidex: “I like to see how Tecnidex acts as referee for Valencia fruit & vegetable sector, also on the entrepreneurial and industrial side, as well as on the socioeconomic for people of agriculture and the food sector”.
The Illustrious Awards seek to make visible the historical importance of agriculture in our society and recognize the work of professionals, companies and institutions working to improve the agricultural sector in its technological, social and economic aspects. They also serve to highlight paths, projects, people or institutions that are meant as bearers of values which contributes to the progress of society.
Tecnidex, Fruit Protection is a Spanish company specialized in chemical products, technology, consulting and after sales services to ensure healthy and good quality fruit and vegetables. It was founded in 1980 as a service company for fruit and vegetable facilities. Within the time they extended its activities in the fields of research, development, registration and homologation, to ensure the health and quality of fruit and vegetables during the whole post-harvest process. Tecnidex helps its clients to provide healthy products to consumers in both national and international markets.