ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - Jan 7, 2013) - Enviro-Log®, Inc., an eco-friendly, consumer products and recycling company known for the greenest, most versatile firelogs on the market, is pleased to announce that its 3-pound firelogs are available for purchase at select Family Dollar stores. The logs can be purchased individually and burn for up to two hours each.
Enviro-Log uses 100 percent recycled waxed cardboard, typically used to transport fruits and vegetables to produce processors, grocery stores and restaurants, to manufacture its earth-friendly firelogs. When compared to firewood, Enviro-Log Firelogs burn cleaner, emitting 30 percent less greenhouse gases, 80 percent less carbon dioxide and 86 percent less creosote, while also providing 50 percent more heat per pound.
"Family Dollar customers will appreciate the convenience and performance of our 3-pound firelogs, which burn cleaner and hotter than firewood," said Ross McRoy, president of Enviro-Log, Inc. "We are thrilled that Family Dollar customers can now take advantage of these environmentally friendly firelogs, as each Enviro-Log provides warmth and comfort for hours at a time."
Enviro-Log Firelogs can be stored and burned in all weather conditions and are safe to cook over. Enviro-Log Firelogs are also tested safe for use in chimineas, campfires, outdoor tailgating and cookout events. The ash from Enviro-Log Firelogs can even be used as fertilizer or potting soil.
About Family Dollar
Beginning with one store in Charlotte, N.C., in 1959, Family Dollar Stores, Inc. currently operates more than 7,500 stores in 45 states. Family Dollar is a Fortune 300 company based in Matthews, N.C., and is publicly held with a common stock traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol FDO. For more information, please visit www.familydollar.com.
About Enviro-Log, Inc.
Enviro-Log® is an eco-friendly, consumer products and recycling company headquartered in Fitzgerald, Ga. Enviro-Log is the largest waxed cardboard recycler in North America and the third-largest producer of manufactured firelogs in the U.S. Its firelogs are made of 100 percent recycled materials and burn cleaner than wood while providing 50 percent more heat per pound. Enviro-Log Firelogs can be purchased at select national retail locations including Home Depot, Kmart, Lowes, True Value, Rite Aid, Sears, Whole Foods, Walmart, Dollar General, Shaw's SuperMarkets, Select Ace Hardware, Stop & Shop, Fred Meyer, Fresh Market, Harris Teeter, Weis Markets, Winn-Dixie, Blain's Farm & Fleet and many regional retailers throughout the U.S. Enviro-Log Firelogs are also available in Canada at Lowe's, Walmart, and Canadian Tire locations. Made from 100 percent recycled eco-friendly wax, Enviro-Log Firestarters offer an alternative to kindling, petroleum-based starter blocks, lighter fluids, and ethanol-based gels. Enviro-Log Firestarters are available at select retail locations throughout the United States, including Ace Hardware, Lowe's Home Improvement stores nationwide and many regional grocery and hardware retailers such as Weis Markets, Stop & Shop, Blain's Farm & Fleet and Giant. More information on Enviro-Log can be found at www.enviro-log.net or by calling (866)343-6847. Retailers can also send an email to email@example.com. You can also follow Enviro-Log on Facebook® at www.Facebook.com/Envirolog, or Twitter at http://twitter.com/#!/EnviroLogFire for tips and product giveaways.
Enviro-Log is a registered trademark of Enviro-Log, Inc. All other trademarks or registered trademarks are properties of their respective companies.