Our philosophy on corporate responsibility is that it should go hand in hand with the day-to-day operations of the business. By integrating the two functions it enables the company to achieve profitable and sustainable growth. Sustainability suggests that States Logistics will be a viable company for long-term growth, and that we will operate in a manner that takes into consideration the impact we have on our community and environment. By embracing our responsibility to employees, customers, and the community, we will continue to live up to our reputation of a company built on integrity.
On our ever growing effort to become more sustainable, decrease our carbon footprint and minimize our environmental impact States Logistics Services, Inc. is proud to announce that one of our DC’s in southern California was powered by 100% renewable electricity in 2012 and 2013. Nearly 50% of the electricity used at the facility was generated by 34,000 square feet of solar panels on the facility’s roof. States Logistics also purchased Green-e certified wind Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) for the balance of green electricity for the facility.
States Logistics Services, Inc. is a proud member of the SmartWay Transport Partnership an innovative collaboration between EPA and the freight sector designed to improve energy efficiency, reduce greenhouse gas and air pollutant emissions,and improve energy security. Learn more about what SmartWay can do for you.
To learn more about States Logistics and other sustainability efforts including a transportation fleet powered by bio-diesel, energy efficient lighting and recycling programs please click on the specific link below:
- Sustainable Logistics: Solar Energy & Recycling
- Biodiesel Transportation & Green Shipping