ISSA was recently recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a 2017 SmartWay Affiliate Challenge Honoree. The SmartWay Affiliate Challenge is a national program developed by the EPA to acknowledge organizations that do an exceptional job of supporting policies and advancing practices that reduce harmful pollution from freight activities.
ISSA is one of nine organizations nationwide to receive this honor, and the only cleaning industry association to do so. ISSA was recognized for its collaboration with Sustainability Dashboard Tools, and the Distributor Efficiency Analytics & Learning (DEAL) program. DEAL helps distributors reduce operating costs and be more profitable through its three-part approach:Learning, Analytics, and Awards. SmartWay tools and strategies are critical elements of the DEAL program to help specifically with fleet operations.