Logistics Companies - Greening Your Operations

Once you’ve joined SmartWay, it’s time to focus on improving your SmartWay results.  If your company’s SmartWay performance meets certain requirements, you may qualify to use the SmartWay logo.

Although many fuel-saving opportunities are within a carrier company’s control, your SmartWay results are also influenced by the service requirements of the shippers that you do business with.  SmartWay shippers who are interested in your SmartWay performance are clearly committed to reducing their carbon footprint.  They may be open to discussing new strategies for freight movements that would help you both to improve your SmartWay results. 

Here are some tips and best practices to help you get started.