Total Quality Logistics Earns National Responsible Care Award for Third Consecutive Year


American Chemistry Council recognizes TQL for excellence in environmental, health, safety & security

Cincinnati, Ohio (May 12, 2022) – Total Quality Logistics (TQL), one of the largest freight brokerage and third-party logistics firms in North America, has been named a 2022 Responsible Care Partner of the Year by the American Chemistry Council (ACC). This is the third consecutive year TQL has earned the award.  

The award recognizes ACC Partner companies with a track record of excellence in environmental, health, safety and security initiatives. TQL participates in regular audits by the ACC to verify performance.

TQL is a four-time award winner (2018, 2020, 2021, 2022), an achievement only held by two other companies.

“Over 80,000 loads of hazardous materials are transported in the U.S. every day,” said Kerry Byrne, TQL President. “Safe and compliant movement of this freight matters to TQL, our customers and the community. We are proud to be recognized as a leader in the field by an industry authority, the American Chemistry Council.”

Read TQL’s Responsible Care Policy to learn more about our commitment to environment, health, safety and security initiatives.



Total Quality Logistics (TQL) creates greater supply chain efficiencies for our customers by combining industry-leading technology with unmatched customer service. Customers and carriers turn to us daily to solve their transportation needs with competitive pricing, continuous communication and a commitment to do it right — every time. Through our comprehensive portfolio of logistics services and network of 130,000+ carriers we move 3 million loads of freight annually. Our company and employees make the world a better place by donating thousands of volunteer hours and millions of dollars each year through TQL Cares and the TQL Foundation. We are proud to be the naming rights sponsor of TQL Stadium, home of Major League Soccer’s FC Cincinnati. Founded in 1997 in Cincinnati, Ohio, TQL is one of the largest freight brokerage firms in North America, with 8,000+ employees in 56 offices across the U.S. Learn more at



The American Chemistry Council (ACC) represents the leading companies engaged in the multibillion-dollar business of chemistry. ACC members apply the science of chemistry to make innovative products, technologies and services that make people's lives better, healthier and safer. ACC is committed to improved environmental, health, safety and security performance through Responsible Care®; common sense advocacy addressing major public policy issues; and health and environmental research and product testing. ACC members and chemistry companies are among the largest investors in research and development, and are advancing products, processes and technologies to address climate change, enhance air and water quality, and progress toward a more sustainable, circular economy.

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