CSX Honors Southern States with 2020 Chemical Safety Excellence Award

Operator Michael, Loader Ronnie, and Plant Manager Greg in Savannah, GA

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – October 13, 2020 – CSX Corp. (NASDAQ: CSX) recognized 72 customers including Southern States Chemical, a Dulany Industries company, with the company’s annual Chemical Safety Excellence Award for their commitment to the safe transportation of hazardous materials.

Representing a wide range of industry segments, including chemicals, biofuels, waste and fertilizers, the award winners shipped a combined 218,000 carloads of hazard materials on the CSX network in 2019 without a release due to controllable factors.

“Our customers share CSX’s commitment to safety, and help ensure that rail continues to be the safest mode for transporting chemicals over land,” said Arthur Adams, vice president, sales and supply chain solutions. “Through their diligence in maintaining their equipment and loading and securing their shipments, the 2019 award winners have demonstrated a relentless commitment to protecting employees and communities across the CSX network.”

The Chemical Safety Excellence Award is presented to customers who have shipped at least 600 carloads of hazardous materials on CSX during the year without release due to controllable factors.

Supervisor John J. and Material Handler John H. in Wilmington, NC

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