Unisource strives to maintain the industry’s greenest supply chain. We endeavor to incorporate environmentally friendly practices along every link in that chain.

At Unisource, we value sustainability and innovation. We work hard to reduce our own carbon footprint by minimizing our electricity and fuel consumption. At the same time, we help our customers operate in a sustainable manner by offering thousands of green facility supply product alternatives that meet the U.S. Building Council’s LEED® EB:O&M meta standards.

In addition, we rate our suppliers against a sustainability assessment tool to communicate our expectations for environmental responsibility.

Green Cleaning University

All of our maintenance supplies team members are Green Cleaning Professionals armed with certificates from our Green Cleaning University. This qualifies them to audit any building and prescribe a green cleaning program that meets the requirements of the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED® EB:O&M standard.

Take the first step toward LEED® certification by requesting a facility audit today.

On the Road

We optimize our truck routes with on-board computer systems to minimize fuel consumption and lower our emissions footprint. Our nationwide fleet is exclusively diesel-burning and we use RoadNet software to maximize truck capacity. Plus, we have implemented a zero-idle and zero-speeding policy to preserve our planet and save on energy.

Our Workplaces

We minimize our electricity consumption by placing motion-detector and high-efficiency lights in our warehouses. All of our marketing materials are printed on Chain of Custody certified paper. We also have implemented recycling programs in our offices and warehouses to reduce waste.

 

 

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