Environment

Environment

Be Green. Go with GSC Logistics

GSC Logistics takes  air quality issues seriously and committed in reducing diesel pollution from port-related activities throughout the west coast.

Trucks are 100% compliant in accordance with the new California Air Resources Board (CARB) regulations and the state of Washington’s Clean Truck Program, requiring clean trucks for ocean and intermodal container drayage at all ports and rail yards. GSC Logistics Green fleet also offers overweight and HAZMAT drayage services throughout California and the PNW. For customers with temperature-controlled commodities, GSC offers a fleet of refrigerated trailers, powered by Green tractors that are compliant with Smart Way specifications and guidelines.

At GSC Logistics "Green" is not a color but an attitude and commitment for a clean planet!

GSC Logistics holds environmental stewardship as one of its core organizational objectives and is committed to developing and implementing effective and innovative environmental programs to reduce the impact of our operations on the environment.

Committed to improving the environment, GSC Logistics is involved with various initiatives including MAQIP in partnership with the Port of Oakland, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District, the West Oakland Environmental Indicators Project, for the development of a Maritime Air Quality Improvement Plan.

Providing MAQIP Leadership

The planning process for MAQIP was led by four co-chairs: Andy Garcia, chairman of the board, GSC Logistics; Past Executive Director, Port of Oakland; Jack Broadbent, chief executive officer, Bay Area Air Quality Management District; Brian Beveridge and the West  Oakland Environmental Indicators Project.

Coalition for Responsible Transportation (CRT)

As a partner in CRT, GSC Logistics is committed to addressing the environmental issues and has partnered with other industry members to collectively address important issues affecting the community.