Bound to Stay Bound Books Joins Two Sides


CHICAGO (December 16, 2015) – Bound to Stay Bound Books, Inc. has joined Two Sides North America, the non-profit organization that promotes and encourages the responsible production, use, and sustainability of print and paper.

“Books are such a key product in North America and we are very proud to welcome Bound to Stay Bound Books as the first bookmaking company to join Two Sides North America.  We look forward to working with them to reach libraries and other book manufacturers with our message that print and paper have a great environmental story to tell,” says Two Sides North America President, Phil Riebel.

“Libraries have been mankind’s home for the printed word for many centuries.  Recently, libraries have been under pressure from various interest groups to rely more and more on digital resources and less and less on paper resources.  We believe that the research and analysis provided by Two Sides North America will help libraries make wiser and more informed decisions between print and digital,” says Robert L. Sibert, President, Bound to Stay Bound Books, Inc.

About Bound to Stay Bound Books, Inc.

For 95 years, Bound to Stay Bound Books has been proud to provide books and services to schools, libraries, and educators throughout the country.  Bound to Stay Bound Books is known for producing the highest quality pre-bound library books in the industry. Our books exceed the American National Standard for binding (ANSI Z39.78-2000) to give them superior quality, appearance, and most importantly, long life. These specifications and testing are designed to provide libraries with durable, high quality books that they deserve. For more information please visit

About Two Sides

Two Sides is an independent, nonprofit organization created to promote the responsible production, use and sustainability of print and paper.  Two Sides is active globally in North America, Europe, Australia, South Africa, Brazil and Colombia. Our members span the entire print and paper value chain, including forestry, pulp, paper, inks and chemicals, pre-press, press, finishing, publishing, printing, envelopes and postal operators.  For more information about Two Sides North America, please contact us at 1-855-896-7433 or Visit the Two Sides website at and follow Two Sides on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.

Source: Two Sides North America Press Release, December 16, 2015