“Our success comes from our commitment to excellence in our processes, people and technology. Our goal is to be most customer-focused provider in our industry while at the same time remaining dedicated to sustainability and corporate social responsibility
Addison, IL (PRWEB) February 10, 2011
Beltmann Integrated Logistics, Inc. today announced that it joined the SmartWaySM Transport Partnership, an innovative collaboration between U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and industry designed to significantly reduce greenhouse gases and air pollution.
Beltmann Integrated Logistics will contribute to the Partnership’s goal to reduce 33 to 66 million metric tons of carbon dioxide and up to 200,000 tons of nitrogen oxide per year by 2012 by improving the environmental performance of our freight operations. Carbon dioxide is the most common greenhouse gas, and nitrogen oxide is an air pollutant that contributes to smog. By joining SmartWay Transport Partnership, Beltmann Integrated Logistics demonstrates its strong environmental leadership and corporate responsibility.
“Our success comes from our commitment to excellence in our processes, people and technology. Our goal is to be most customer-focused provider in our industry while at the same time remaining dedicated to sustainability and corporate social responsibility,” said Marc Van Kley, president and chief operating officer of Beltmann Integrated Logistics. “We believe in doing the right thing for our customers and for the communities we serve.”
Launched in February 2004, the SmartWay Transport Partnership brings together major freight shippers, trucking companies, railroads, logistics companies and trade/professional associations to pursue mutually beneficial strategies that result in emissions reductions and other environmental improvements, as well as cost savings to the companies. The Partnership currently has over 2,600 Partners.
Beltmann Integrated Logistics is a nationwide transportation, distribution, logistics and project management company that specializes in managing the complexities of time-specific projects with a dedicated staff of professionals supported by leading-edge processes and external resources. We deliver efficient and cost-effective logistics services to meet our clients’ short- and long-term objectives. Our network consists of hundreds warehouses, carriers and local service providers who are carefully selected to ensure that we always deploy optimal resources.
For more information about Beltmann Integrated Logistics, visit http://www.beltmannlogistics.com or call 630-795-8880.
For information about the SmartWay Transport Partnership visit http://www.epa.gov/smartway.
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