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
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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
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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
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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
"Quilted Treasures"
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CounterPunch
Lost in the Ozone Again
CounterPunch
Considering the requirement that auto repair shops retool their air conditioning service equipment to use HFO-1234YF, it's likely they'll stick with the HFC R134a as long as possible. India is so ... He is EPA Administrator in the Green Shadow Cabinet ...


The Daily Progress
Judge dismisses cases in IRS political controversy
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All In One Can Recycling makes it EASY being green! Locally owned, family run - Dixon .... We provide the Charlottesville region with Ford car repairs done to factory specifications to ensure your vehicle is always performing at its best. We also keep ...

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City Council approves creation of West Shore Industrial Business Improvement ...
Staten Island Advance - SILive.com
The Staten Island Economic Development Corporation (SIEDC) was given the green light for the BID in April 2012. SIEDC worked ... Businesses include bus parking, auto repair and storage, construction companies and cement production. In the BID's first ...