Buffalo, New York – Logistic Dynamics, Inc. (LDI) today announced that it has submitted and received approval for their current data submission to the SmartWay® Transport Partnership, an innovative collaboration between U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and industry. The SmartWay Transport Partnership provides a framework to assess the environmental and energy efficiency of goods movement supply chains.
2019 marks the 9th year LDI has been a SmartWay Transport Partner. LDI will continue to contribute to the Partnership’s savings of 248.9 million barrels of oil, $33.4 billion in fuel costs and 119 million tons of air pollutants. This is the equivalent of the annual electricity use in 16 million homes. By joining SmartWay Transport Partnership, LDI demonstrates its strong environmental leadership and corporate responsibility.
“We have had a commitment to the SmartWay partnership since it started in 2004 and will continue to improve our logistics operations so we can continue to reduce our environmental footprint.” said Mike Cannistra, COO.
Developed jointly in early 2003 by EPA and Charter Partners represented by industry stakeholders, environmental groups, American Trucking Associations, and Business for Social Responsibility, this innovative program celebrated its 10 year anniversary in 2014. Partners rely upon SmartWay tools and approaches to track and reduce emissions and fuel use from goods movement. The Partnership currently has over 3,000 Partners including shipper, logistics companies, truck, rail, barge, and multimodal carriers.
Logistic Dynamics, Inc. (LDI) is a non-asset based third party logistics provider that specializes in transportation management and freight broker related services. LDI provides full truckload, less than truckload, rail, air and ocean services to a broad range of customers throughout North America by utilizing their ever expanding network of agents and carrier partners. For more information about LDI, visit www.logisticdynamics.com or call 1-800-554-3734.
Logistic Dynamics, Inc. looks forward to many more years of partnering with the EPA and other carrier partners dedicated to reducing emissions, conserving fuel, and helping create a more sustainable future.
“We are honored to be a SmartWay Transport Partner,” stated LDI President Evan Gaskill. “LDI is fully committed to the SmartWay program by being responsible in how we manage our carrier network and choosing carriers that have demonstrated a marked reduction in carbon dioxide emissions and other air pollutants. The SmartWay program was a natural next step for us in our continuous efforts to minimize our own environmental impact while delivering world-class transportation and logistics services.”
For information about the SmartWay Transport Partnership visit www.epa.gov/smartway.