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Rebel Logistics Service, LLC Joins U.S. EPA SmartWay® Transport Partnership
Cape Coral, FL – Rebel Logistics Service LLC, today announced that it joined the SmartWay® Transport Partnership, an innovative collaboration between U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and industry that provides a framework to assess the environmental and energy efficiency of goods movement supply chains.
Rebel Logistics Service LLC will contribute to the Partnership’s savings of 215.4 million barrels of oil, $29.7 billion in fuel costs, 103 million tons of air pollutants. This is equivalent to eliminating annual energy use in over 14 million homes. By joining SmartWay Transport Partnership, Rebel Logistics Service LLC demonstrates its strong environmental leadership and corporate responsibility.
“A sustainable solution in the transportation industry focuses on improving individual operations and movements to increase the efficiency of transportation.” said Sarah Olmstead, President of Rebel Logistics Services, LLC, “Our foundation for a successful program is educating customers on optimized routing. Not only does this contribute to fuel efficiency but, also, aids with reducing the overall cost of their freight spend.”
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 was launched in 2004. 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.
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