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BLR Environmental Products Win 2009 ECO Awards

Old Saybrook, CT, July 13, 2009— Three environmental compliance resources produced by Business & Legal Reports, Inc. (BLR®) have been honored by the Awards for Excellence in Environmental Communications (2009 ECO Awards), an annual competition dedicated exclusively to environmental communications. BLR is a publisher of compliance and training resources for HR, Safety, and Environmental Professionals., an online environmental compliance resource, won an Award of Excellence in the competition’s Writing division. The website was recognized for its quality content, organization, clarity, and consistency. Awards of Merit in the same division were given to Easy EHS Plan – Stormwater Pollution Prevention for Industrial Facilities, a comprehensive, customizable written plan program, and the Environmental Manager’s Compliance Advisor,, a twice-monthly newsletter providing EHS professionals with up-to-date compliance information.

“We are extremely proud of the recognition we’ve received from the ECO Awards,” said Robert L. Brady, BLR founder and CEO. “The field of environmental compliance continues to challenge businesses, and our goal is to provide companies and facilities with up-to-date, easy-to-use materials to help combat the costs associated with this type of risk. Receiving the Environmental Communications Awards proves that we continue to meet this challenge head-on with high-quality, expert written content.”

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Business & Legal Reports, Inc. (BLR®) is an award-winning publisher dedicated to supporting companies with up-to-date HR, Compensation, Safety and Environmental analysis, training, and regulatory compliance information. Founded in 1977 with a mission to provide executives and decision makers with reliable, easy-to-understand analysis of the ever-increasing and complex state and federal laws, today BLR delivers online services such as,,, and as well as popular Web destinations for professionals such as the, and BLR also publishes highly regarded state compliance services such as What to Do About Personnel Problems in [Your State], Employee Compensation in [Your State], and Environmental Compliance in [Your State] as well as best practice newsletters, benchmark surveys, training materials, and books for more than 300,000 companies and their employees worldwide. For more information, contact BLR at or call 800-727-5257