Green Auto Repair News

Body Shop Pollution
GreenRepairNow.com

The Environmental Protection Agency produced a community information sheet about body shop pollution. This helped to lead many repair shops to start working toward becoming more environmentally friendly. Here is the sheet for you to learn from as well.

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Pollution-Related Deaths
GreenRepairNow.com

Often we thing of being green as something that helps the enviroment be better. And this is true, but around the world pollution is not something that just causes trees to die, but real people. By choosing a green auto repair shop you might not be saving a life, but you are becoming part of the solution instead of causing just a little more damage. Science Daily has the story.

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Dirtiest Air in America, 1969
GreenRepairNow.com

Chattanooga has fought hard over the recent years to clean the air you and I breathe every second. It has not always been that way.  The Realty Times takes a look back into the past.

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More Getting Trained with Waterborne
GreenRepairNow.com

There are even more repair shops discovering the benefits of using waterborne paint. The company PPG Automotive Refinish says that "more than 10,000 technicians" are now trained to use waterborne paints. We here at Green Repair Now are excited about the prospect of more shops using environmentally friendly paints. Together we can increase the rate at which we decrease our CO2 emissions.

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Green card applicants happy because they feel safe
The Daily News of Newburyport
Iraqi refugees are from two groups: 1. middle-class store owners (bakers, auto repair shops, grocery stores, etc.) who helped the U.S. Army during the war, mostly as translators, and come here directly from Iraq; 2. professionals and intellectuals ...


Crash reports go online, paper forms obsolete | WLUK - Fox 11
Fox11online.com
(WLUK) -- Chances are, if the roads are full of snow, auto repair shops are busy. We get calls about people sliding into curbs or other collision repair issues, said ...

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Automotive News (subscription) (blog)

New fronts in dealer-factory war over warranty reimbursement
Automotive News (subscription) (blog)
A law that took effect in Ohio last September adds specific rules to a mandate that automakers reimburse dealers for warranty-related parts and labor at the same rates the dealerships charge for retail repair work. In all, 40 ... Green: Laws in 26 ...

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Waco Tribune-Herald

Franklin Avenue development picking up steam in downtown Waco ...
Waco Tribune-Herald
Development along Franklin Avenue near the heart of downtown Waco will continue at the former Big Green Automotive building at 1020 Franklin Ave.

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Press of Atlantic City

Four businesses moving to new Cape May Airport facility | Money ...
Press of Atlantic City
LOWER TOWNSHIP — Four businesses will make their home at the Cape May Airport Industrial Park's newest facility, the Delaware River and Bay Authority ...

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