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Heading for zero
Heading for zero
Ace Hardware worked with its waste and recycling contractor to get one DC to the point where it ships nothing to a landfill. A second DC is close behind. And that's only a part of the hardware cooperative's sustainability efforts.
A complicated question
Which is better: one centralized reverse logistics processing center or several regional ones? Experts say the answer depends on a lot more than just cost and efficiency.
Some gasoline, diesel transporters step on the (natural) gas
In an ironic twist, a new company will provide natural gas fueling services to bulk haulers of gasoline and diesel fuel.
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Denver's PalletFest to feature creative reuses of wooden pallets
Unique event will focus on "upcycling" of the ubiquitous wooden platforms.
IWLA to help more members go green
Warehouse group looks to bring more small companies into the sustainability fold.
CNG truck makes pioneering cross-country journey
Saddle Creek Logistics Services says its "Great American Green Ride" is the first cross-country trip by a for-hire vehicle powered by compressed natural gas.
EDF wants to help you "go green"—and save money
Environmental Defense Fund offers program aimed at helping companies take their energy management efforts to the next level.
Consumer packaged goods giants launch collaborative rail intermodal service in Europe
Goal of pilot program is to substantially cut CO2 emissions.
Clean Energy, GE consortium to build first multiuse LNG facility on East Coast
Jacksonville depot to serve truck, rail, maritime sectors.
Research confirms truck-trailer attachments boost fuel efficiency
Performance tests find that side skirts cut fuel usage by nearly 7 percent on average.

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