The Power of Sustainability

We are committed to a broad range of initiatives that help ensure the highest quality packaging with the least amount of environmental impact.

Freightlines/Shipping

  • Letica Freightlines is SmartWay® certified, and ranks in the top quartile of its Fleet Benchmarking Profile based on emission metrics to reduce carbon footprint
  • Backhaul services available to eliminate extra trucks on road
  • Implemented a customer pallet return program and reconfigured pack out quantities to reduce pallet usage
  • Use of auxiliary power units (APU) to keep the driver’s environment warm or cool without burning fuel
  • Consolidated logistics for raw materials
  • Using carbon footprint as part of our internal decision making process

 

“With our pallet return program some customers are returning nearly as many pallets as they receive, resulting in a meaningful cost savings and reductions in environmental material use and waste.”
- Eric Perttunen, Letica Freightlines General Manager