National Press Club

Postal Service Environmental Initiatives

May 30, 2007

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Run time: 60 minutes

Postmaster General John Potter talked about environmental innovations at the Postal Service, including alternate fuel vehicles, solar photovoltaic systems, recycling programs, and the impact of changing the composition of a half a billion Priority Mail and Express Mail packages and envelopes that will prevent 15,000 metric tons of emissions annually. Mr. Potter responded to questions submitted by members of the audience.