Over 150 Years of Warehousing and Transportation Solutions
We take every effort to operate our business in an environmentally responsible manner
Our Sustainability Commitment:
• Comply with applicable environmental laws and regulations and operate our facility with all necessary environmental permits, approvals, and operational controls.• Providing our services in a safe manner to use and to minimize their environmental impact while meeting all applicable U.S. and International government environmental standards and regulations. • Promote relevant green initiatives by way of our employees, strategic partners and suppliers.• We are guided by the principle of continuous improvement of environmental performance.• Train employees on our policy and instill environmental responsibility as a corporate value.• Strive to buy, sell and use environmentally friendly products whenever the market place allows.• Continuously review our environmental green statement and ensure it remains appropriate to the nature, scale and environmental impacts of our activities, products, and services. In addition, we assume a personal responsibility at every level and at every facility to ensure the following:• Recycling - We have recycling operations for our corrugated and paper materials at all of our sites.• Pallets- We inspect, grade and reuse all pallets within our multiple operations whenever possible. Pallets not meeting standards are sent to a recycling center and converted into products such as landscape mulch.• Packaging Materials – Every attempt is made to use recycled or recyclable packaging materials and void-fill at all of our sites.• Lighting – We have installed energy efficient lighting in all of our operations, including light sensors to detect activity and automatically shut off when not in use to reduce energy usage.• High intensity designed sky lights – We have installed high intensity skylights that reflect the sun and act as a magnifier of natural sunlight to reduce the amount of electricity required to operate our distribution centers during daylight hours.• Janitorial Supplies – We purchase and use bio-degradable and green certified products at our operations when and where applicable.
We are committed to comply with all applicable environmental laws and regulations and recognize that reducing the environmental impact of our
products and operations is an important part of the value we deliver to our customers. We strive to achieve environmental excellence and work with
our employees, customers, partners and suppliers to meet the environmental commitments summarized below.