Sustainability

Sustainable Freight Initiatives

Quarterback Transportation is committed to sustainability, and we are proud to lead the way in developing and implementing innovative Scope 3 sustainable freight initiatives.

Scope 3 emissions, indirect emissions that occur within our customers and suppliers value chains include emissions from freight transport, which can be a significant source of emissions.

Quarterback Transportation is taking a number of steps to reduce Scope 3 emissions from freight transport, including:

 Shifting to more efficient modes of transport:
We are working with our customers to help them minimize inefficiency and decarbonize their supply chain through innovation. Helping them use more efficient modes of transport, such as rail and water transport when possible.

• Using alternative fuels:
We are requesting our carriers to invest in vehicles that run on alternative fuels.

• Promoting improving vehicle efficiency:
We help to educate our carriers on how they can improve the efficiency of their vehicles by using aerodynamic improvements, fuel-efficient tires, and other technologies.

• Optimizing freight routes and schedules:
Prioritizing use of carriers who plan freight routes and schedules to reduce fuel consumption and emissions.

• Consolidating loads:
Consolidating shipments whenever possible and permissible to reduce the number of trips required, In order to save fuel and reduce emissions

We are also working with our suppliers and customers to reduce their Scope 3 emissions from freight transport. For example, we provide our suppliers with resources on how to improve their freight efficiency and reduce their emissions. We also work with our customers to develop sustainable freight solutions.

We believe that sustainable freight is essential to a sustainable future. We are committed to doing our part to reduce our environmental impact and create a more sustainable future for freight transport.

Benefits of Quarterback Transportation's Scope 3 Sustainable Freight Initiatives

Quarterback Transportation’s Scope 3 sustainable freight initiatives have a number of benefits, including:

• Reduced environmental impact. Our initiatives help to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and other pollutants from freight transport.

• Improved efficiency. Our initiatives help to improve the efficiency of our freight operations, which can save money and reduce our environmental impact.

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How can you get involved?

There are a number of ways that you can get involved in Quarterback’s Scope 3 sustainable freight initiatives:

Choose Quarterback Transportation to arrange to ship your goods When you choose Quarterback Transportation to arrange to ship your goods, you can be confident that we are committed to using sustainable freight practices.

Work with Quarterback Transportation to develop sustainable freight solutions If you are responsible for your companies freight, you can work with Quarterback to develop sustainable freight solutions for your business.

Advocate for sustainable freight policies You can contact your elected officials and let them know that you support policies that promote sustainable freight transport.

By taking these steps, you can help your company to achieve its sustainability goals and create a more sustainable future for freight transport.