Five companies were the winners at last week’s sixth annual Maritime Business Ethics Awards in Halifax.

Hosted by the Better Business Bureau of the Maritime Provinces, the events recognizes organizations demonstrating what the BBB calls “ethical business practices.”

L’Arche Cape Breton (non-profit), Propeller Brewing Company (under 15 employees), Survival Systems Ltd. (16 to 50 employees), Northeastern Investigations (51 to 100 employees) and T4G (over 100 employees) won.