JACKSONVILLE, Fla., March 3, 2015 /3BL Media/ – FORTUNE has named CSX Corporation (NYSE: CSX) one of the World’s Most Admired Companies, according to a recent survey.
CSX achieved high marks in numerous categories, including quality of products and services, long-term investment value and social responsibility. The company ranked second in the trucking, transportation and logistics industry. This is the fifth consecutive year that CSX made the list.
ARLINGTON, Va., February 27, 2015 /3BL Media/ – CSX and The Conservation Fund, partners in a program aimed at improving the transportation and distribution of fresh, healthy food to communities in need, announced today grant awards to 10 charitable organizations in Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, New York, Ohio and Tennessee. Each organization will receive $10,000 to enhance food delivery services so that they can bring fresh, nutritious food to their communities.
Maryland Department of Natural Resources, National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and CSX collaborate in unique partnership to restore oyster sanctuary
WASHINGTON, D.C., December 15, 2014 /3BL Media/ – A unique, year-long partnership between the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR), the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) and CSX recently came to a close with delivery of the 22nd and final freight train filled with fossilized oyster shells from Florida to the Chesapeake Bay.
CSX’s “Safety Train: Energy Preparedness Program” recently completed its 2014 tour, training 2,022 first responders from more than 350 public safety organizations in 18 cities. Using a rolling classroom and rail cars, the program provides firefighters, police officers, emergency management professionals and other first responders with insights on how rail cars work and how to respond to rail-related incidents. The program was offered in partnership with the Firefighters Training and Education Foundation.
As a transportation company, we have a unique and important part to play in the business of America. We serve as the link to move essential products from point A to point B. In this role, we can leverage the environmental and economic benefits of rail transportation to provide value to the entire supply chain, from customer to consumer to community. We interact with our customers and suppliers frequently to understand their needs and priorities, ensuring we provide quality service and grow our business sustainably.
As responsible stewards of the environment, we consider our potential impacts at every stage of our operations. Our policies and procedures are focused on managing our footprint and minimizing our impacts on air, land and water. Every CSX employee, guided by our newly revised environmental policy and our environmental management system, takes our commitment to respectful and sustainable business practices seriously both today and tomorrow.
Jacksonville, Fla., September 25, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Building on the company’s track record of industry-leading sustainability projects and performance, CSX (NYSE: CSX) was recently named to the CDP S&P 500 Climate Disclosure Leadership Index 2014 (CDLI) and S&P 500 Climate Performance Leadership Index 2014 (CPLI). An environmental nonprofit, CDP is the world’s only global environmental disclosure system.
Jacksonville, Fla., September 25, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Building on its track record of industry-leading sustainability projects and performance, CSX (NYSE: CSX) was recently named to three top sustainability leadership indices: the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for North America, the CDP S&P 500 Climate Disclosure Leadership Index 2014 and the CDP S&P 500 Climate Performance Leadership Index 2014.
Voucher program provides access to fresh fruits and vegetables for 5,000 children and families in five counties
ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 3, 2014 /3BL Media/ – In West Virginia, one in five children does not have reliable access to sufficient food – especially healthy food – due to limited financial resources, lack of transportation and other factors.