- Dec. 5, 2012 - SYOSSET, N.Y. --
Syosset, NY –
12/3/2012 -- Emerald Brand, a leader in environmentally friendly office, break room and disposable products for your home and business, co-hosted a fundraiser party for the victims of Super Storm Sandy December 1, 2012. As part of the relief effort, Emerald Brand donated eco friendly plates, knives, forks, spoons and napkins to the event.
"As a local Long Island business, Emerald is proud to help victims of Hurricane Sandy in our immediate area.” said Ralph Bianculli Jr., Director of Emerald Brands. "The assistance and donations are part of our firm’s continuing community-affairs program, we hope to encourage other businesses to help those in time of need, the smallest donation will go a long way to someone in need.”
As a pioneer in sustainability, Emerald Brand produces toilet paper, facial tissue paper and paper towel products all made from bagasse, the fibrous material left after the extraction of sugar from sugarcane. Bagasse replaces the need to cut down acres of virgin forest wood to produce paper goods. For more information about Baggase and Emerald Brand Tree Free products, visit the Emerald website at www.emeraldbrand.com.About Emerald Brand:
The Emerald Brand is the leading manufacturer of office and home products committed to providing cost-neutral conversion initiatives for businesses such as hotels, restaurants, corporate offices and educational institutions, among others, to purchase green products for the same or less than what they are paying for non-green alternatives. Emerald tree-free products are less expensive than their traditional counterparts because they're made from bagasse or sugar cane pulp which is a cost effective alternative to traditional materials. Emerald Brand products are also available for consumer purchase at www.EmeraldBrand.com.