EPA Recognizes Home Depot With SmartWay Award

The Home Depot has received a SmartWay Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for the second consecutive year, recognizing its efforts in freight supply chain environmental performance and energy efficiency. The Home Depot demonstrated top environmental performance by effectively hauling all freight with environmentally and energy efficient SmartWay carriers, noted the retailer.

The Home Depot was one of 11 companies to receive this distinction, representing the best environmental performers of SmartWay’s nearly 3,000 partners. The shipper and logistics Excellence Awardees were honored at the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals annual conference held in San Antonio, Texas on September 23, 2014.