Linden Bulk Transportation received NACD's 2013 Responsible Distribution Excellence Award during the association’s ChemEdge Conference held August 21-23 in Dallas TX.
In announcing the award, Doug Brown, NACD's treasurer and president/CEO of Brown Chemical Co Inc, said: "NACD is proud to recognize Linden Bulk Transportation as the eighth recipient of this prestigious award and the first chemical handler affiliate to ever achieve it. Linden Bulk Transportation embodies excellent performance in EHS&S in the chemical distribution industry and shows clear dedication to a high level of customer satisfaction. They exemplify the high standards required by Responsible Distribution."
In accepting the award, Joe Neumeister, Linden Bulk general manager of quality and regulatory assurance, said: "Linden Bulk Transportation is very honored to receive this prestigious award, especially to be the first affiliate to earn it. So many recipients before us are considered among the best-in-class. All of our colleagues at Linden Bulk Transportation have embraced the guiding principles of Responsible Distribution for years. They're committed to doing their part to provide excellent customer service through our 'Tender Loving Care' process ensuring customer products are handled and cared for correctly and in our driver safety programs to ensure drivers carry out work in safe and proper manner. This award is further acknowledgment of their efforts. I am very appreciative that NACD has singled out Linden Bulk Transportation to receive the 2013 Responsible Distribution Excellence Award."
Linden Bulk Transportation (LBT) has been providing premier bulk transportation services for over 30 years. LBT is the largest Northeast regional bulk carrier with headquarters in New Jersey, and its Linden NJ terminal includes a full service intermodal depot, as well as cleaning and maintenance facilities. LBT has a satellite terminal in Bensalem PA. Its affiliate, Linden Bulk Transportation SW LLC, operates terminals in Pasadena and Houston TX, as well as St Gabriel LA. LBT is dedicated to providing safe, reliable transport and customer service excellence, and the company is committed to the principles of Responsible Distribution. The LBT logo includes the slogan--"Quality Comes from the Center of the Diamond.”
Responsible Distribution is NACD's premier environmental, health, safety and security program that is implemented by all of its members and many of its chemical handler affiliates. For more information on Responsible Distribution, go to http://www.nacd.com/rd/.