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Veritiv: Company Joins Association for Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education


Atlanta — Feb. 2, 2016 — Veritiv Corp. — a North American leader in business-to-business distribution solutions – has recently become a member of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), a North American association of colleges and universities working to create a sustainable world.

Through its membership in AASHE, Veritiv will be able to better understand and assist higher education institutions in advancing their sustainability initiatives.

“Our AASHE membership is an opportunity for Veritiv to gain sustainability knowledge in the higher education markets as we work to provide leading facility solutions in the marketplace, such as our proprietary Green Gauge analysis and reporting tool that tracks purchases of sustainable cleaning products,” said Garrett Gerst, marketing manager, facility solutions, Veritiv.

AASHE enables colleges and universities to meet their sustainability goals by providing specialized resources, professional development, and a network for sharing information about sustainability products and services.  

“AASHE counts on the support of many progressive businesses, like Veritiv, that serve higher education to fulfill its mission of facilitating leadership to transform our college campuses and planet into a cleaner, greener and sustainable world,” said Stephanie A. Herrera, executive director, AASHE. “Businesses are able to support the sustainability movement by providing valuable products, services, and resources to help move this vital community towards a better future.”


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