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“This is a ‘green-green’ initiative – it’s not only environmentally friendly but financially sustainable.” -Eric Woods, vice president FLEET MANAGEMENT Green Thoughts WASTE MANAGEMENT’S DECISION TO REPLACE ITS FLEET WITH NATURAL GAS-FUELED TRUCKS PAYS FINANCIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL DIVIDENDS. > WA S T E M A N A G E M E N T // Waste Management has a goal to reduce its overall greenhouse emissions by 15 percent by 2020. BY J I M H A R R I S ganization when it comes to both the en- -----------------------------------------------[ P R O F I L E ] Waste Management’s green trucks vironment and its finances. Waste Management are a regular sight for millions of home- Compressed natural gas (CNG) plays a www.wm.com owners and businesses every week as large part in the Houston-based company’s Revenues: $13 billion they make their recycling and waste effort to “think green.” Waste Management Headquarters: Houston pickup rounds. For the company, green is has a goal to reduce greenhouse emissions Employees: More than 40,000 more than just the color of its fleet, it’s a by 2020 in an effort to reduce its overall Specialty: Waste hauling and disposal philosophy that permeates the entire or- greenhouse gas emissions by 15 percent. -------------------------------------------------------------FALL 2013 TLIMAGAZINE.COM 59 http://www.TLIMAGAZINE.COM

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Transportation & Logistics International - Fall 2013

Transportation & Logistics International - Fall 2013
Contents
Panama Canal
Distribution Centers
Fleet Efficiency
GE Transportation
Lake State Railway Corp.
LT Enterprises
Boasso America
Dee King Trucking
Heritage Environmental
Flower Transfer Logistics
Ironhorse Resources
Jim Palmer Trucking
Polaris Transport
Tennant Truck Lines
Ace International Holdings Ltd.
Webtech Wireless Inc.
Downtime Fleet Management Services
Motiv Power Systems
REVLNG
Waste Management
Zoresco Equipment Co.
Bowhead Transport Co. LLC
MacMillan-Piper
Harbour Link Container Services Inc.
Harley Marine Services
Air Transat Cargo
Cutter Aviation
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
All Pro Freight Systems Inc.
Legacy Transportation Services
Last Look

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