When it comes to reducing costs and environmental impacts… Distance Matters!
Shorter haul distances are better for the environment and more affordable for consumers. When construction materials are generated locally, the haul distances are shorter – reducing congestion, increasing money available to build and repair roads, and creating local jobs that directly benefit local communities.
Click on the image for a downloadable PDF of this Distance Matters fact sheet. You'll find much more information at DistanceMatters.org.