Toyota Material Handling USA Inc. (TMHU), has been named as one of the 25 Inaugural Green Supply Chain Partners in Inbound Logistics’ listing. Chosen for this title because of their environmentally friendly solutions, the ranking demonstrates
"Inbound Logistics readers have always been concerned about supply chain sustainability. After all, they are seeking to better align demand to supply through the most efficient use of corporate resources. The companies selected as this year's 25 Green Supply Chain Partners, including Toyota, have a long-standing history of driving efficiencies in their customers' operations and an internal commitment to be as lean and green as possible," explained Felecia Stratton, editor, Inbound Logistics.
The Green 25 feature is designed to provide decision support for Inbound Logistics’ readers seeking to do business with sustainable providers. To be eligible for the ranking, companies must provide logistics service with an emphasis on eco-friendly solutions. The listing includes 25 companies, which are categorized based on the services provided.
“Toyota is honored to be named to the first Green Supply Chain Partners Top 25 list,” said Brett Wood, president of Toyota Material Handling USA Inc. “Environmental leadership has been a core philosophy for Toyota for many years from research on fuel cell and hybrid lift truck solutions to achieving a zero-landfill status at our Indi
Two years ago,
Toyota Industrial Equipment Mfg., Inc. also was presented the 2008 Environmental Stewardship Award by the Association of Indiana Solid Waste Management District, in the category of Outstanding Corporate Partner. TIEM also was honored as a recipient of the 2006 Indiana Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence for Five Years of Continuous Improvement. The recognition was due in part to the company’s complete elimination of solid waste (a zero landfill facility) and for reducing Hazardous Air Pollutants (HAPs) by 80 percent and Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) by 33 percent in both paints and solvents by reformulating the products.
About Toyota Material Handling USA Inc.
Celebrating more than 40 years of established operations in the
Built on a reputation of excellence,