Northwest Entomological Research Center
The NWERC focuses on entomological applications in the Pacific Northwest. The NWERC IPM Certification Program requires participants to adhere to the highest standards for safety and responsibility in protecting the public and the environment. The program provides training for employees as well as a rigorous auditing protocol.
Cascade Pest Control is in compliance with nwERC's standards of excellence. Read more about our certification
Angie's List Super Service Award
Cascade Pest Control has been awarded the prestigious 2012 Angie's List Super Service Award, an honor bestowed annually on approximately 5 percent of all the companies rated on the nation's leading provider of consumer reviews on local service companies.This prestigious award recognizes Cascade Pest Control's dedication to quality and is highly esteemed by members of Angie's List. Cascade also received the award in 2011, 2010, 2008 and 2007.
Better Business Bureau A+ Rating
Cascade Pest Control has been a BBB Accredited business since June 1981. This means it supports BBB's services to the public and meets their BBB Accreditation standards.
Based on BBB files, Cascade Pest Control has a BBB Rating of A+ on a scale from A+ to F.
Evergreen Award for Pollution Prevention
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
"The Environmental Protection Agency's 1998 Evergreen Award for Pollution Prevention honors
the extensive environmental efforts of Cascade Pest Control of Bellevue, Washington.
Cascade's commitment to safeguarding the land, water and air resources of the Puget Sound
area makes the company a deserving recipient of this recognition."
For more information, read their press release, Evergreen Award presented to Cascade Pest Control, or article (pdf)
Governor's Environmental Award for Pollution Prevention & Sustainable Practices, 1993 & 1995
Governor's Award for Outstanding Achievement in Pollution Prevention
"This competitive award recognizes those who have demonstrated leadership, innovation, and achievement in improving the quality of our environment through pollution prevention. Reducing pollutants at the source represents the most economical and environmentally sound way to address the problems of toxic emissions and wastes." See Press Release.
-Govenor Mike Lowry
Environmental Excellence Award, 1996
Association of Washington Business
"In an industry where the "pay for spray" mentality prevails, Cascade has truly been a leader when it comes to educating customers and the public about providing the least toxic pest control. Their goal is to educate employees, customers, and the public about alternatives and options that have the least impact on the environment and human health. A major contribution was their development of the Household Hazardous Materials pamphlet which was produced with a grant by the Department of Ecology."
Environmental Excellence Award, 1994
Washington State Ecological Commission
For excellence in voluntary efforts to maintain and enhance environmental quality in the State of Washington
Distinguished Business in the Green
King County awarded companies with outstanding environmental efforts.
EnviroStar Business Award,
King County Government, as part of the Local Hazardous Waste Management Program in King County
This prestigious award is given to businesses which have demonstrated great leadership in preventing pollution and reducing hazardous waste. Cascade Pest is the only pest control company in King County to receive this recognition.
5-Star Award, 2012, 2011, 2010
Read more about the rating system.
Ranked #34 on Puget Sound Business Journal's 50 Fastest-Growing Eastside Companies
Cascade Pest Control ranked #34 in Puget Sound Business Journal's Eastside 50 Fastest Growing Companies. Read more
Business Partners For Clean Water
Touted as a "local hero," Cascade Pest Control was awarded this status for environmental stewardship, remaining current with environmental-health knowledge and practices, and particularly for insuring the health of streams and lakes.
Small Business Hero Award
SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives Assocation)
For outstanding small business achievement and assistance to the community
Best Business Distinction
"Doing the right thing to protect the environment has rallied a number of businesses behind a program to reduce water pollution on the Eastside..." Read more
W.I.N. Pollution Prevention Award
For innovation, vision and leadership in pollution prevention.
Cascade's ownership has a history of leadership within the association, serving as president, on the board of directors, the first Ethics Committee chairperson, and the first Environmental-Health Awareness Committee chairperson.
1998 National Technician of the Year Award
Service Technician and Zeneca Professional Products
Honors the professionalism and service excellence technicians contribute to the structural pest control industry on a daily basis.
Al Brown was a finalist of the 1998 National PCT Pest Control Technician of the Year Awards.
Green Globe Award
King County Dept. of Natural Resources
Recognizing outstanding achievement in environmental stewardship.
The biennial award was first given on Earth Day 1997. All recipients excel in leadership and activities that foster environmental stewardship by protecting the environment, managing natural resources and benefiting the community.