The Eureka vacuum cleaner company was founded in 1909, and today they still continue to produce reliable vacuum cleaners, some of which are currently rated number one in consumer reports. Eureka is a green company that has designed energy efficient vacuums since the early 1960’s. All new Eureka vacuum cleaners are now evaluated to determine the environmental impact of the product. Eureka has invested into research and development to create eco-friendly vacuums, reducing product packaging, and the reduction of their carbon footprint from their factories.