Looking for organic products in Wageningen? Hoogvliet in De Arc is the place to go to. The supermarket stands at number 10 in the Eco list of Friends of the Earth (Milieudefensie).
The Plus supermarket in Amersfoort (Arnhemseweg) is the indisputable number one with 1035 products, thereby winning the Eco Award. Plus is also the chain with the highest average number of organic products in each of its branches: 210. The Gelderland province alone contains six of the ten shops in the top 10 positions.
Besides Hoogvliet, Friends of the Earth also surveyed five other supermarkets in Wageningen. These sell an average of 181 Eco-products. Hoogvliet was also at the top last year. Since then, its assortment has been increased by 37 products. The list of supermarkets is as follows:
1. Hoogvliet De Arc 483
2. Albert Heijn Stadsbrink 251
3. C1000 Tarthorst 185
4. Super de Boer Geertjesweg 88
5. Spar Brinkmanlaan 79
6. Aldi Churchillweg 0
The complete research results can be found on http://www.ekotellingen.nl/.