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Hazmat Chemical Warehouse Certification: Our Successful ACD Responsible Distribution Audit

Alliance for Chemical Distribution Hazmat Certification

We are thrilled to announce that our company has successfully passed the Alliance for
Chemical Distribution
(ACD) Responsible Distribution Audit! This is not just a milestone but a
testament to our unwavering commitment to safety, excellence, and responsible practices in the
chemical distribution industry.
Passing the ACD audit is a rigorous process that evaluates a company’s adherence to the
highest standards in safety, compliance, and operational efficiency. By meeting these standards,
we have solidified our reputation as one of the top Hazmat certified warehouses in Atlanta GA and the Southeast.

A Mark of Trust and Reliability

Our success in the audit underscores our dedication to maintaining a safe and efficient work
environment, which is crucial in the Atlanta chemical distribution warehousing industry. This achievement is especially
important to us because it means our customers can have complete confidence in our ability to
handle chemicals responsibly and safely. The trust that comes with this certification is
invaluable, as it assures our clients and partners that they are working with a company that
prioritizes not only business objectives but also the well-being of people and the environment.

Benefits of Passing the ACD Audit

  1. Enhanced Safety Measures: The audit process helped us identify areas for
    improvement in safety, allowing us to implement even more robust safety measures.
    This reduces the risk of accidents and ensures the well-being of our employees and
    community.
  2. Operational Excellence: Our commitment to continuous improvement has been further
    ignited by the audit. The insights gained from the process have allowed us to streamline
    operations, enhance efficiency, and reduce costs, all while maintaining the highest
    quality of service.
  3. Compliance and Assurance: Adhering to regulatory standards is more than a
    requirement; it’s a responsibility. Passing the audit assures regulatory bodies, partners,
    and customers of our compliance and commitment to industry standards.
  4. Competitive Advantage: This certification not only sets us apart from our competitors
    but also provides us with a competitive edge in the market. It opens up new business
    opportunities and markets that value stringent safety and quality standards.
  5. Strengthened Customer Relationships: Trust is the foundation of any strong
    relationship. This achievement strengthens our existing relationships and builds new
    ones on the solid ground of proven reliability and integrity.
  6. Future-Focused Growth: With this certification, we are better positioned to adapt to
    future challenges and opportunities in the chemical distribution industry. It is a stepping
    stone toward our long-term goals of growth and leadership.

A Future Built on Excellence

As we celebrate this achievement, we extend our heartfelt thanks to our dedicated team, whose
hard work and dedication made this possible. We also thank our clients and partners for their
trust and commitment, which motivate us to continue striving for excellence.
Looking ahead, we remain committed to not just maintaining but exceeding the high standards
we have set. This audit is not the end but a part of our ongoing journey towards better, safer,
and more responsible chemical distribution.
Thank you for being part of our journey. Here’s to continued success and safety in all our future
endeavors!


The Team at Porter Logistics

About Porter Logistics

Porter Logistics is a leading Atlanta-based 3PL warehousing provider  offering comprehensive third-party logistics services to brands, manufacturers, retailers, and direct sellers across many industries including Consumer Products, Food & Beverage, HAZMAT Chemical, & Bulk Commodity industries.

With Porter Logistics, brands are able to achieve economies of scale, reduce spend, and bring omnichannel operations under one roof to drive revenue growth and reduce complexity in their supply chain.

Their key offerings include:

  • Order Fulfillment: B2B & eCommerce fulfillment services including order processing, picking, packing, and shipping, and shipments via FTL, LTL, FCL, LCL & parcel carriers  
  • Warehousing and Distribution: Secure and strategically located warehousing facilities equipped with advanced inventory management systems, ensuring seamless storage and distribution of goods. We also have direct rail warehousing capabilities in Atlanta
  • Import and Export Services: Expertise in international logistics, handling documentation and compliance to facilitate smooth import and export operations.
  • Specialized Warehouse Storage: Temperature-controlled and hazardous material certified storage solutions tailored to the unique requirements of food grade warehousing and chemical products.
  • Value-Added Services: Customized packaging, labeling, kitting, and assembly services to enhance product presentation and readiness for market.
  • Advanced Technology: State-of-the-art warehouse management systems (WMS) and real-time tracking for complete visibility and control over inventory and shipments.
  • Certifications: & Quality: Adherence to stringent safety and regulatory standards to ensure the highest level of quality and compliance in handling food and chemical products.

Manager Highlight | Client Integration

At Porter Logistics, our clients are our top priority, and Nick Keaton plays a vital role in maintaining these relationships. As the Client Integration Manager, Nick focuses on building enduring relationships based on trust, communication, and integrity. Nick has spent six years in the Warehouse Logistics industry.

Before joining Porter Logistics, he worked in medical logistics and as an Operational Supervisor for UPS. His strong work ethic and attention to detail make him a valuable leader at Porter Logistics.

Outside of work, Nick enjoys hiking with his fiancée. If he were ever stranded on an island, he’d have the essentials: a guitar, an umbrella, and a comfortable chair. His idea of a perfect day involves being on an island or in the mountains with his fiancée, their future dog, some fine wine, and no obligations. Sounds like a fine day indeed! We appreciate everything you do for our clients, Nick, and for continually elevating the Porter Logistics brand!