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Environmental & Sustainability Awards


Arizona Clean Cities Coalitions: Clean Air Champion
We were recognized as a Clear Air Champion by the Tucson and Phoenix Clean Cities Coalition. This award deemed us a major contributor to the development of alternative fuel vehicle technologies in the state of Arizona (2012).

Calvert Social Index
Since 1990, we have been included in the Index for meeting Calvert’s social criteria in the following areas: environment, workplace issues, product safety, community relations, military weapons contracting, international operations and human rights, and respecting the rights of indigenous peoples.

Carbon Disclosure Project: Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index
We were recognized in the Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index, which highlights constituent companies within the S&P 500 who have displayed the most professional approach to corporate governance regarding carbon disclosure practices (2011 and 2015).

Food Logistics: Top Green Providers
We were added to the Food Logistics Top Green Providers list. Our inclusion on this list reflects the company’s leadership in providing food and beverage companies with green transportation and logistics solutions (2012 – 2017).

Inbound Logistics: Top Green Supply Chain Partners
We were named one of the top Green Supply Chain Partners by Inbound Logistics (2009 – 2015).

Infrastructure Health and Safety Association (IHSA) Achievement Award
We were recognized by IHSA for operating three consecutive years with a cost rate frequency and injury frequency at 20 percent below the industry average (2013, 2014).

Logistics Quarterly (LQ): Best 3PL Performer in Sustainability
We were chosen for this prestigious award that recognizes third-party logistics providers who work closely with their customers to demonstrate leadership and innovation in sustainable supply chain practices (2012).

Newsweek: Green Rankings
Ryder was recognized for its environmental leadership in the transportation sector and overall. The Newsweek Green Rankings comprehensively assess the environmental performance of the largest publicly traded companies in America and around the world (2011, 2012).

NGV Achievement Award
We were recognized with the 2011 NGV Achievement Award by the Clean Vehicle Education Foundation and Natural Gas Vehicles for America for the company’s outstanding contributions to the advancement of natural gas as a vehicular fuel (2011).

Supply & Demand Chain Executive: Green Supply Chain Award
We were selected as a recipient of the Green Supply Chain Award. This award recognizes us for being a provider of supply chain solutions that assist customers in meeting green or sustainable supply chain goals (2008 – 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016).

Truck Renting and Leasing Association: Driver of the Year Award
TRALA selected Ryder Dedicated driver Willie Anderson as the recipient of its 2017 Driver of the Year Award for being a safe and responsible driver whose contributions have enhanced the overall safety of commercial transportation. TRALA selected Ryder Dedicated driver Danny Daniels in 2015, Ryder Supply Chain Solutions (SCS) driver James Estepp in 2012, and Ryder SCS driver Lloyd Moreau in 2008 (2008, 2012, 2015, 2017).

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA): SmartWay Affiliate Challenge Award
We were recognized with a SmartWay Affiliate Challenge Award for supporting policies and practices that reduce truck emissions and improve freight efficiency. The SmartWay Affiliate Challenge is a national challenge developed by EPA to acknowledge organizations that participate in SmartWay and do an exceptional job supporting the partnership’s freight sustainability goals (2014).

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA): SmartWay Excellence Award Partnership Winner
The EPA honored Bacardi USA with its SmartWay Excellence Award as an industry leader in freight supply chain environmental performance and energy efficiency in transportation logistics, together with its partner Ryder. The SmartWay Excellence Award, which is reserved for the top-performing SmartWay Partners, is the EPA’s highest recognition for demonstrated leadership in reducing overall carbon footprint through effective supply chain planning, operations, and use of transportation partners (2015-2016).