Bexar Transportation and Environmental / Community Commitment
Transportation, LLC. Joins U.S. EPA SmartWay Transport® Partnership
San Antonio, TX –
Bexar Transportation, LLC.
today announced that it joined the SmartWaySM Transport Partnership,
a innovative collaboration between U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
and industry designed to significantly reduce
greenhouse gases and air pollution.
will contribute to the Partnership’s goal to reduce 33 to 66 million metric
tons of carbon dioxide and up to 200,000 tons of nitrogen oxide per year by 2012
by improving the environmental performance of our freight operations.
Carbon dioxide is the most common greenhouse gas, and nitrogen oxide is
an air pollutant that contributes to smog. By
joining SmartWay Transport Partnership, Bexar Transportation, LLC. demonstrates its strong environmental
leadership and corporate responsibility.
in February 2004, the SmartWay Transport Partnership brings together major
freight shippers, trucking companies, railroads, logistics companies and
trade/professional associations to pursue mutually beneficial strategies that
result in emissions reductions and other environmental improvements, as well as
cost savings to the companies. The
Partnership currently has over 2,600 Partners.
For information about the SmartWay
Transport Partnership visit www.epa.gov/smartway.