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Express Scripts - Florence

Business Information
Name of Organization: 
Express Scripts - Florence
Organization Type: 
Business Description: 
Express Scripts is a pharmacy benefits manager that makes the use of prescription drugs more affordable and accessible for 83 million Americans. We process millions of prescriptions each year through the Express Scripts Home Delivery pharmacy.
Contact Person: 
Joe Williams
Corporate Real Estate - Senior Project Manager/Sustainability
Business Location: 
Express Scripts Florence
2040 Route 130
08016 Florence , NJ
United States
40° 5' 52.71" N, 74° 48' 6.6924" W
Number of Employees: 
Renewal Date: 
Monday, June 26, 2017
Waste Reuse
Description of Action: 
Express Scrips sells or donates all unwanted office furniture.
Waste Recycling
Description of Action: 
Express Scripts is committed to recycling and reducing waste at its facilities. From recycling cardboard and pill bottles we have accrued an annual savings of $245,000. At the Florence location, we recycle the following: • Manufacturer pill bottles (10 tons / week) • Cardboard (7-10 tons / week). • Mixed paper (1 ton / week). • Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) (250 lbs. / week). • Misc. Cafeteria recyclables. • E-Recycling, bulbs, metals. • Palettes are recycled
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Money Saved: 
Hazardous Waste/Toxic Use Reduction
Description of Action: 
All janitorial staff utilizes a Green cleaning program where green cleaning products used are certified green cleaners.
Energy Efficiency
Description of Action: 
Express Scripts utilizes a building management system (BMS) to monitor space temperature, alarms, schedule and control HVAC and critical equipment systems within its facility. This helps to ensure that the facility is maximizing the efficiency of its energy usage.
Water Conservation
Description of Action: 
Bathroom fixtures (faucets, urinals and toilets) utilize hands free technology to reduce water consumption.
Certification Programs
LEED™ Silver, Gold or Platinum
Description of Action: 
In 2014, Express Scripts constructed a new energy efficient warehouse facility in Florence NJ. The 254,000-square foot building serves primarily as a filling location. Express Scripts is currently applying for LEED Silver certification for the site. Green Building measures at the site include material reduction through leaving the floor concrete and the ceiling exposed, utilizing LED lighting, Occupancy Sensors and HVAC Schedulers.
Description of Action: 
Express Script has an established Critical Equipment Protocol Program in place which includes a Preventative Maintenance, Auditing, and IR Scanning Program to ensure maximum efficiencies and uptime for the lifecycle of our buildings and critical equipment while providing our employees with a safe and healthy work environment.
Finished Application: 
Original Date: 
Monday, June 26, 2017