Unisource Relaunches Unisourcegreen.com Paper Web Site Offering Green Knowledge and Expertise

Feb 17, 2009, 06:00 ET from Unisource Worldwide, Inc.

NORCROSS, Ga., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisource Worldwide, Inc. one of the leading distributors of paper, packaging and facility supplies in North America, has relaunched its newly designed, customer-focused unisourcegreen.com paper Web site, offering the graphic arts industry the latest Green knowledge, resources and access to environmentally-friendly products and specialized services.

"Our new, interactive www.unisourcegreen.com paper Web site is specifically designed to assist our customers, suppliers and other companies in their efforts to meet the highest level of environmental stewardship, health and safety standards, and compliant Chain-of-Custody transactions," said Ed Farley, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications for Unisource. "Unisource has made a conscious effort to practice sustainability, provide environmentally-friendly products, and offer companies information they need to make their own Green commitments," he said.

Through continual RSS feed updates on a daily basis, visitors to the unisourcegreen.com paper Web site will find up-to-date, relative and informative news about what it means to be "Going Green." A featured benefit to the site is the ability for printers to sign-up for Unisource's respect(TM) Printers' Program, allowing corporate specifiers, designers and end-users searching for papers with Green attributes to easily locate Chain-of-Custody printers using the unisourcegreenfinder(TM) search tool. Another distinctive function of the site is the user's ability to ask Chain-of-Custody questions and receive responses directly through the unique "ASK unisourcegreen" feature, hosted by Erin Light, a Unisource Marketing Specialist and Chain-of- Custody expert.

An industry leader in corporate sustainability and environmental stewardship, Unisource is the first distributor to attain national Chain-of-Custody certification of Forest Stewardship Council (FSC); Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI); and the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC). With the relaunch of the unisourcegreen.com paper Web site, Unisource upholds its commitment to continuously develop and offer more value-added resources to its customer base by providing a one-stop Green Internet portal for the graphic arts industry.

About Unisource Worldwide, Inc.

Unisource Worldwide, Inc., (www.unisourcelink.com) is a leading independent marketer and distributor of commercial printing and business imaging papers, packaging systems and facility supplies and equipment in North America. Headquartered in Norcross, Ga., Unisource is one of the largest private companies in the United States and offers the most comprehensive suite of products and services in the industry. With more than 6,000 team members -- including sales, customer service and technical support specialists; approximately 85 distribution centers; and a fleet of "Big Red" trucks -- Unisource can deliver what your business needs when and where you want it -- locally, regionally and nationally.

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