At Overhaul, we recognize the importance of environmental stewardship and are committed to operating our services in an environmentally responsible and sustainable manner. This Environmental Policy outlines our dedication to best practices in Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) aspects, specifically focusing on environmental sustainability within our operations and those offered to our customers.
We are committed to minimizing our environmental footprint and promoting sustainable practices in all aspects of our business operations. We recognize that our activities impact the environment, and we strive to balance our operational goals with responsible environmental management.
We will adhere to all applicable federal, state, and local environmental laws, regulations, and standards. We are committed to obtaining and maintaining all necessary permits and approvals to ensure our operations are compliant with these regulations.
We will continuously assess and improve our environmental performance by setting objectives and targets aimed at reducing our environmental impacts. Our commitment to innovation will drive us to seek out new technologies, practices, and methodologies that improve efficiency and reduce emissions.
We will strive to minimize energy consumption and utilize resources efficiently throughout our operations. This includes investing in fuel-efficient vehicles, optimizing route planning, implementing idle-reduction strategies, and adopting energy-efficient technologies wherever feasible.
We are committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions associated with our operations. We will invest in modern, low-emission technologies and explore opportunities to transition to alternative fuels and clean energy sources where applicable in our business.
We will responsibly manage waste generated by our operations by reducing, reusing, and recycling materials whenever possible. Our goal is to minimize the environmental impact of our waste streams by implementing effective waste management practices.
We will work with our partners and suppliers to promote the use of environmentally friendly packaging materials that are recyclable, biodegradable, and have minimal negative impacts on the environment.
We will educate and engage our employees about our environmental goals and policies, empowering them to contribute to our sustainability efforts. Regular training and communication will ensure that our employees are aligned with our environmental initiatives.
We are committed to transparency in our environmental efforts. We will measure and report on our environmental performance regularly, sharing progress, achievements, and challenges with our stakeholders.
We will actively engage with our stakeholders, including customers, employees, suppliers, communities, and investors, to incorporate their perspectives and feedback into our environmental initiatives.
13.1 Customer Scope 3 Emissions Reporting
We recognize that our customers’ supply chain emissions, also known as Scope 3 emissions, play a significant role in the overall carbon footprint. As part of our commitment to environmental sustainability, we will provide our customers with the tools and information they need to accurately measure and report their Scope 3 emissions associated with our transportation and logistics services.
13.2 Collaborative Emissions Tracking
We will work closely with our customers to collect relevant data and collaborate on the measurement of Scope 3 emissions. Our data collection processes will be transparent, accurate, and aligned with recognized standards and methodologies.
13.3 Emissions Reporting Platform
To facilitate emissions reporting, we will develop an easy-to-use emissions reporting platform that enables our customers to input their data and generate comprehensive emissions reports. This platform will provide valuable insights into the environmental impact of their supply chains and help them make informed decisions about sustainability.
13.4 Emissions Reduction Choices
We are committed to empowering our customers to take actions to reduce their Scope 3 emissions. To achieve this, we will offer a range of choices and initiatives designed to minimize the environmental impact of their supply chains:
13.4.1 Efficient Routing and Mode Selection: We will collaborate with our customers to optimize shipping routes and modes of transportation, reducing distances traveled and emissions generated.
13.4.2 Modal Shift to Greener Transportation: We will encourage the use of more sustainable transportation modes, such as rail and intermodal transportation, which have lower carbon footprints compared to traditional trucking.
13.5 Customer Engagement and Education
We will engage with our customers to educate them about the significance of Scope 3 emissions, the environmental benefits of emissions reduction, and the various choices available to them. We will provide resources, training, and support to ensure that our customers are well-informed and empowered to make sustainable decisions.
13.6 Continuous Improvement
We are committed to continuous improvement in our customer emissions reporting and reduction initiatives. We will seek feedback from our customers to refine our offerings, enhance our reporting platform, and identify additional opportunities for collaboration.
13.7 Transparency and Reporting
We will transparently communicate our efforts to enable our customers in reducing their Scope 3 emissions. We will share progress reports and success stories, highlighting the positive impacts achieved through our collaborative efforts.
We understand the critical role we play in environmental protection and sustainable development. Through our commitment to environmental best practices and ESG principles, we aim to make a positive impact on our environment and contribute to a greener, more sustainable future.
If you have any questions or suggestions regarding our Environmental Policy and practices, please contact us at:
Overhaul Group, Inc.
PO Box 660027