eHealth Certified as a Green Business
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/10/08 -- eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH), the leadingonline source of health insurance for individuals, families and smallbusinesses, announced today that it achieved certification as a GreenBusiness at its headquarters' location in Mountain View, CA and itscustomer care location in Gold River, CA. The Green Business Program is apartnership of environmental agencies and utilities that assists,recognizes and promotes businesses that volunteer to operate in a moreenvironmentally responsible way. As a certified Green Business, eHealthdemonstrated its commitment to full compliance with environmentalregulations and its efforts to prevent pollution, reduce waste, andconserve resources.
"From our earliest days as an online marketplace for health insurance,almost 10 years ago, eHealth has been promoting and enabling paper-lesstransactions in a paper-intensive industry. We have always felt stronglyabout the conservation of resources, which we believe is a socialimperative in today's world, and also good business for us and our carrierpartners," said Gary Lauer, President and CEO of eHealth. "Becoming acertified Green Business was a natural extension of our ongoing efforts toprotect the environment."
For more information on the Green Business Program please visit the SantaClara county official website athttp://www.sccgov.org/portal/site/iwm/agencychp?path=%2Fv7%2FIntegrated%20Waste%20Management%20%28DIV%29%2FGreen%20Businessand the Sacramento countyofficial website at http://sacberc.org/Web/programs/ssbp/aboutus.php
eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH) is the parent company of eHealthInsurance, thenation's leading online source of health insurance for individuals,families and small businesses. Through the company's website,www.ehealthinsurance.com, consumers can get quotes from leading healthinsurance carriers, compare plans side by side, and apply for and purchasehealth insurance. eHealthInsurance offers thousands of health plansunderwritten by more than 180 of the nation's leading health insurancecompanies. eHealthInsurance is licensed to sell health insurance in all 50states and the District of Columbia. eHealthInsurance and eHealth areregistered trademarks of eHealthInsurance Services, Inc.
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