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Company: Environmental Defense Fund

Environmental Defense Fund’s mission is to preserve the natural systems on which all life depends. Guided by science and economics, we find practical and lasting solutions to the most serious environmental problems. What distinguishes Environmental Defense Fund is the combination of what we protect and how we protect it. We work to solve the most critical environmental problems facing the planet. This has drawn us to areas that span the biosphere: climate, oceans, ecosystems and health. Since these topics are intertwined, our solutions take a multidisciplinary approach. We work in concert with other organizations - as well as with business, government and communities - and avoid duplicating work already being done effectively by others.


Environmental Defense Fund Resources

Papers
The Green Freight Handbook is a practical guide to help companies develop strategies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and overall costs linked to freight transportation.




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Best Practices
The Obama administration today issued aggressive new emissions standards for heavy-duty trucks, new rules that are expected to achieve better fuel efficiency and a bigger cut in pollution than the version first proposed last year. (August 16, 2016)

Best Practices
Leading companies like General Mills, Walmart, Pepsico, FedEx and Anheuser-Busch have made reducing fuel use and emissions from freight a priority in setting their internal supply chain performance goals. (September 04, 2015)

Research
Unless leaks in gas value chain are fixed, climate effects get worse, not better; vehicle suppliers, fleet Operators and policymakers should look to upstream cleanup. (May 22, 2015)



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