/PRNewswire/ -- Radiant Logistics, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: RLGT), a domestic and international logistics services company, today announced its wholly owned subsidiary Radiant Global Logistics, Inc. ("Radiant") joined the SmartWay(SM) Transport Partnership, an innovative collaboration between U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and industry designed to significantly reduce greenhouse gases and other air pollutants and improve fuel efficiency.
Radiant 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 its freight operations. Carbon dioxide is the most common greenhouse gas, and nitrogen oxide is an air pollutant that contributes to smog.
"We are very proud to be participating in the SmartWay Transport Partnership," said
, Chairman and CEO. "We are continuously looking for ways to minimize our own environmental impact while delivering world class transportation and logistics services. The SmartWay program was a natural next step for us and we are committed to helping our customers achieve their own green initiatives as they execute their supply chain strategies."
SmartWay Transport Partnership
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.
About Radiant Logistics (OTC BB: RLGT)
Radiant Logistics (
) is a non-asset based logistics company providing domestic and international freight forwarding and related services through a network of approximately 70 company owned and exclusive agent offices across
. Operating under the Airgroup, Adcom Worldwide and Radiant Logistics brands, the company services a diversified account base including manufacturers, distributors and retailers using a network of
independent carriers and international agents positioned strategically around the world. For more information about Radiant Logistics, and its participation in the SmartWay Transport Program please contact
at (425) 462-1094.
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