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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The Daily Progress
Craig Construction is a Certified Green Building Professional.Serving all areas of the ... Just a short drive from Lexington, Harrisonburg, Charlottesville and Lynchburg, we serve as a convenient Volkswagen dealer and repair shop for all of Central ...

Whitey 365: UVa's 2014-15 hoops schedule unveiled
The Daily Progress
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KSAT San Antonio
Police shoot man suspected of abducting his kids
KSAT San Antonio
... her apartment and found a pickup truck owned by her ex, Steven Douglas, parked outside. A police statement says Douglas began chasing the car in his truck until he rammed the woman's car, forced it to a stop, grabbed a 9-year-old girl and 1-year ...

SC business owner charged in arson of own shop
WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
Norway, SC - The owner of a Norway auto repair shop has been charged with third degree arson after prosecutors say he hired a man to burn his business. The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg reported Wednesday that prosecutors say Thomas Blake ...

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Police Shoot, Kill Texas Man Suspected Of Abducting His Children
KWTX
The episode began Monday morning when the mother took her three children to her apartment and found a pickup truck owned by her ex, Steven Douglas, parked outside. A police statement says Douglas began chasing the car in his truck until he rammed the ...