Waste Management and Union Pacific have helped Western Washington communities manage their municipal waste in a safe, efficient, and environmentally responsible way for decades — and it’s a model other growing communities facing landfill challenges can follow.
As the plastics industry transitions out of a linear economy and more recycled products enter the supply chain, the transportation mode companies choose can be the difference between increasing greenhouse gas emissions or lowering their carbon footprint.
Plastics producers have meaningful sustainability goals. Here’s how they’re pushing the needle forward – and using transportation to make a difference.
The Growing Demand for Asphalt — and What Producers and Suppliers Need to Know to Make the Most of It
How making informed supply chain choices can help asphalt producers and suppliers keep up with demand...and improve their margins
Roadways and bridges in America are aging out of their lifespans, and that means closures for repairs and improvements that can cause serious supply chain disruptions. Here’s what shippers can do about it.
Take a peek behind the scenes to see the special measures railroads take to keep shipments safe from theft and unauthorized cargo when shipping across the U.S./Mexico border
An inside look at how Union Pacific has sharpened its focus on the customer experience with the aim of making doing business easier, improving supply chain fluidity and, of course, ensuring customer satisfaction.
Ammunition for Growth: How a Former Military Facility Transformed into a Rail-Served Transportation Hub
Today, the Great Plains Industrial Park, a former ammunition plant, is lowering costs for shippers, spurring economic growth and supporting environmentally friendly power.
How the U.S. West Coast ports are aiding in the economic recovery from COVID-19
Part II in the telling of what happens at railroads during a pandemic
When products are imported through U.S. West Coast ports, Americans can get critical resources faster and stay supplied with goods to remain safe and comfortable while at home