Latest news and insight on how logistics, transportation, port, and supply chain organizations are implementing sustainable practices in an effort to become better stewards of the environment.
Posted 04/25 · 11:43 PM · MMH Editorial
At CeMAT, a different way of thinking about sustainability and materials handling
Posted 04/22 · 06:04 AM · MMH Editorial
Sealed Air announced that it has achieved another milestone in its SmartLife sustainability commitments by having 60% of its global manufacturing facilities attain “zero waste-to-landfill” for plastic raw material usage in 2010.
Posted 04/21 · 09:51 AM · MMH Editorial
The RPA announced the addition of two new members and a sell-out Reusable Packaging Pavilion for PACK EXPO Las Vegas. Since the beginning of the year, 11 new members have joined the growing association.
Posted 04/15 · 07:44 AM · MMH Editorial
Educated customers explore reality of hydrogen fuel cell at ProMat 2011
Posted 04/14 · 08:36 AM · MMH Editorial
These alternative sources of energy on the lift truck scene may prove to be a viable alternative, after a little help.
Posted 04/07 · 02:32 PM · LM Editorial
Lately when I think of NAFTA, I tend to think of the U.S.-Mexico cross-border trucking program and all of the starts and stops and related drama associated with it over the years. But a recently-released report from the Secretariat of the Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) got me thinking about NAFTA in a different way.
Posted 04/05 · 09:26 AM · MMH Editorial
Expands the depth of membership as well as increasing the association’s international presence.
Posted 04/04 · 10:52 AM · LM Editorial
Following a recent announcement which called for reducing United States oil imports by one-third in the next decade, President Barack Obama last week rolled out a new energy-focused initiative focusing on trucking in a speech at a UPS facility in Landover, Maryland.
Posted 04/01 · 08:12 AM · LM Editorial
Company officials said this move is driven by a need to reduce the impact of its delivery vehicles on the environment. The new fleet is comprised of 80 vehicles, with 30 American-made, battery powered electric vans and 50 hybrid trucks that will be on Manhattan streets by September.
Posted 03/23 · 05:33 PM · MMH Editorial
The story being told at EnerSys (Booth 1203) was all about power, so the company highlighted its fast charge and opportunity charging systems.