Atlanta, GA - February 24, 2015 - Solaris Paper, Inc. was a corporate sponsor of the Atlanta based Green Chamber Sustainability Interactive! 2015 Conference held recently at the Georgia Tech Research Institute Conference Center in Atlanta.
The Third Annual Sustainability Interactive! Conference is focused on Leadership in Sustainability, and this year’s conference featured keynote speaker Scott Jenkins, the General Manager of the New Atlanta Falcons Stadium. Member companies presented their organizations most innovative sustainability initiatives during the Stories of Innovation sessions.
The Green Chamber connects sustainable business and organizations, clean technology companies, corporations with sustainability program, nonprofits and government organizations throughout the Southeastern United States to create connections, share best green practices, provide learning and educational opportunities, and promote bottom line growth opportunities while working to develop new green jobs. Members and conference attendees learn, collaborate, create partnerships and complimentary business solutions, all to the end of innovation, and increasing profitability of sustainability initiatives.
Scott Jenkins, General Manager of the new Atlanta Falcons stadium project was keynote speaker. Nancy Geisler, Director of Sustainability - Solaris Paper presented and participated in a panel discussion. And other participating companies included such leading organizations as Coca-Cola, Shaw Industries, Chick-Fil-A, Delta Airlines, UPS, Race Trac Petroleum, Ernst & Young, Honeywell, Center for Disease Control (CDC), Cox Enterprises, Gulfstream Aerospace, Mohawk Industries, InterContinental Hotel Group, Novelis, Alcatel-Lucent, as well as Solaris Paper.
The Sustainability Interactive! Conference is another way Solaris Paper promotes a commitment to sustainability and environmental concerns in North American, as well as globally through a strategic partnership with Asia Pulp and Paper (APP), a current and developing sustainability leader.
"Everyone at Solaris Paper has a commitment to being a responsible steward of the environment and a positive contributor to our communities." states Mike Motherwell, Marketing & Communications Vice President. "A proactive sustainability commitment is key to our success. It can be a challenge, and it does require ongoing effort and vigilance. But we choose to do it, and we want to work with others that share the same thinking to create ongoing positive change."
About Solaris Paper
Solaris Paper®, Inc. (SPI) is a U.S. based manufacturer of premium quality towel and tissue products for the North American Away-From-Home commercial marketplace. SPI’s products are made from virgin Rapidly Renewable Fiber, which produces a whiter, brighter, softer and greener product. SPI is dedicated to a sustainable business model. Our commitment applies to the full scope of our operations, starting with our primary strategic supply partner Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) through end-of product life scenarios. Solaris Paper’s family of products currently includes Nvi® Advanced Dispensing Systems, Nvi® LoCor®, Livi® VPG and Livi® Basic Towel and Tissue. To learn more about Solaris Paper and our full line of product offerings, please visit SolarisPaper.com.