Three ISSA Members Receive EPA SmartWay AwardOctober 29, 2021
Georgia-Pacific LLC, parent company of GP PRO; Home Depot Inc., parent company of Home Depot Pro; and Kimberly-Clark Corp., parent company of Kimberly-Clark Professional, have been named recipients of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) 2021 SmartWay® Excellence Award.
The EPA launched its SmartWay program in 2004 to reduce transportation-related emissions by incentivizing supply-chain fuel efficiency. Twelve shipper and logistics companies received the EPA’s Excellence Award, which honors best environmental performers of SmartWay’s nearly 4,000 partners.
About GP PRO
Based in Atlanta, Georgia-Pacific and its subsidiaries are among the world’s leading manufacturers and marketers of bath tissue, paper towels and napkins, tableware, paper-based packaging, office papers, cellulose, specialty fibers, nonwoven fabrics, building products, and related chemicals. The company operates approximately 150 facilities and employs approximately 30,000 people directly and creates nearly 89,000 jobs indirectly. GP PRO, a division of Georgia-Pacific, manufactures and sells well-known brands like ActiveAire®, Angel Soft® Professional Series, Brawny®, Compact®, Dixie®, Dixie Ultra®, enMotion®, and Pacific Blue™. GP PRO products meet restroom, foodservice, and break room needs for office buildings, health care, foodservice, high-traffic, lodging, retail, and education facilities, plus a wide range of industrial and manufacturing facilities in North America. For more information, visit www.gppro.com.
About Home Depot Pro
Home Depot Pro is a leading national distributor and direct marketer of specialty MRO products. For more information, visit homedepotpro.com.
About Kimberly-Clark Professional
Kimberly-Clark Professional offers an array of hand hygiene and contamination-control products. Located in Roswell, Georgia, Kimberly-Clark Professional is one of Kimberly-Clark Corp.’s four business sectors. For more information, visit www.kcprofessional.com.