CHICAGO, IL. March 19, 2010--Can the book known for saving marriages also save trees? Moody Publishers/Northfield Publishing is pleased to announce that The Five Love Languages by Dr. Gary Chapman is printed on 100 percent recycled paper made of 40 percent post consumer waste paper.

“We’re part of an educational organization that practices responsible stewardship through reduction in energy consumption and recycling efforts. Now we’ve taken another important step in caring for God’s creation,” says Greg Thornton, vice president, Moody Publishers/Northfield Publishing.

With more than six million copies sold, The Five Love Languages has claimed a regular spot on the New York Times bestseller list. The most recent printing of this book on recycled paper will yield these results:

  • Save 1,020 trees
  • Save 6,000 gallons of gasoline
  • Save 624,060 kilowatts of electricity
  • Eliminate 3,600 pounds of air pollutants
  • Save 198 cubic yards of landfill space.*

Please join us in supporting policies that seek to maximize the efficient use of our world’s resources.

*Figures are based on a printing of 500,000 copies of The Five Love Languages.

For questions regarding this initiative, please contact:

Janis Backing

Publicity Manager

Moody Publishers/Northfield Publishing