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.

Read the Report from the EPA (pdf)...

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.

Read the Entire Article on PPG.com...


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Why big carmakers are so eager to partner with startups like Uber
Boston.com
Automakers are looking toward a technology-driven future, one where they increasingly acknowledge that getting around may not require owning a car. On Tuesday, two of the world's largest automakers, Toyota and Volkswagen, said they were stepping up to ...

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MyPalmBeachPost

West Palm urban farm property wins grant to clean contaminated soil
MyPalmBeachPost
The 1.5-acre site at 1400 Henrietta Ave. sells fresh tomatoes, eggplants, broccoli, green peppers and collard greens to residents of the neighborhood, two miles from the nearest supermarket. Vacant since the 1990s, the site sits in the impoverished ...

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Wheels.ca

Weekend Motorsports: Hinchcliffe wins Historic Indy 500 pole
Wheels.ca
BOWMANVILLE – Andrew Ranger of Roxton Pond, Que., won Sunday's NASCAR Pinty's Series stock car race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park that featured a spectacular finish in front of a large crowd. Robin Buck of ... Cars being raced by Labbe and Jason ...

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Lane Ranger: Tesla, BMW and Volkswagen tag in with top green cars
Gainesville Sun
β€œThe Tesla Model S 70D has a 240-mile range, room for five, excellent power and steering, and fast-charge capability,” said John Nielsen, AAA managing director of Automotive Engineering and Repair. "The Tesla took three awards β€” Best Green Car over ...

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The Whittier Daily News

Pico Rivera resident says he will sue to stop auto repair shop expansion
The Whittier Daily News
The Pico Rivera City Council vote to approved a zone change that will allow Green Collision auto repair shop to expand to a dirt lot at the rear of the site in Pico Rivera. Thursday, April 28, 2016. (Photo by Watchara Phomicinda/ Southern California ...