Bluegrass Ingredients, Inc.® Receives EcoVadis Silver Rating

BOWLING GREEN, Kentucky (Sep 7th, 2022) – Bluegrass Ingredients, Inc.®, a leading R&D-based specialty food ingredients supplier, announced today it has received a Silver rating from EcoVadis, the leading provider of globally trusted business sustainability ratings, placing the wholesale, bulk ingredients supplier in the top 25% of evaluated businesses.

The achievement underpins the company’s continued commitment to producing the highest quality ingredients while maintaining an unwavering focus on safety and sustainability. The company received an EcoVadis Bronze rating the last two years.

“We are thrilled with this recognition from EcoVadis, as it affirms our commitments to food safety, community stewardship, and ethical sourcing,” said Mike Wernigk, Director of Quality at Bluegrass Ingredients. “We remain steadfast in the work we’re doing to help our customers, our company, and our world realize a more environmental and equitable future for food.”

Bluegrass Ingredients’ certification supports the company’s focus on quality ingredients and continuous innovation. Its Agile Ingredient Innovation® Model helps brands and flavor houses achieve the rapid food innovation they need to stay ahead of today’s dynamic consumer taste and dietary demands.

Businesses of all sizes rely on EcoVadis’ expert intelligence and evidence-based ratings to monitor and improve the sustainability performance of their business and trading partners, with a reach spanning more than 200 industry categories and 175 countries.

About Bluegrass Ingredients

Founded nearly a quarter century ago, Bluegrass has evolved from a boutique dairy ingredients provider into one of the nation’s leading R&D-based specialty ingredients suppliers to the food industry. The company has production facilities located in the heart of bluegrass country in Glasgow, KY and Springfield, KY, and R&D Innovation Centers in Springfield, KY and Bowling Green, KY. Bluegrass serves and supplies some of the world’s biggest brands in niche ingredient sectors like custom dairy blends and specialty powders, fruit/citrus powders, clean label alternatives and more. Through its Agile Ingredient Innovation®. Model, Bluegrass Ingredients utilizes its deep technical expertise to help leading brands rapidly concept, test and produce the custom flavors and formulations they need to stay ahead. To learn more, visit