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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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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Hines Tire joins county's green initiative
The Declaration
FRIES — Hines Tire and Auto Repair in Fries has joined a county-wide “green” initiative, with the recent installation of a spent oil furnace. The new equipment allows the business to recycle used oil, which in turn heats the building in a cost ...


Stanly News & Press

West Stanly Automotive opens in Locust
Stanly News & Press
Locust's newest auto repair shop, West Stanly Automotive, is open for business and ready to keep your car running smoothly. Located at 1247 E. Main St., the business is owned ... auto repair shop for all makes and models. “We do anything automotive ...


Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Ryan Meili leads Sask. Party hopefuls ahead of Saskatoon Meewasin byelection
Saskatoon StarPhoenix
Friesen, who owns Marv's Place Auto Repair Ltd., ran unsuccessfully for the Sask. Party in the constituency of Saskatoon Riversdale. He received support from 34 per cent of respondents among all voters, while Meili received 42 per cent. Sixteen per ...

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Business notes: New Neapolitan pizzeria to open in Valley View
Cowichan Valley Citizen
Duncan's Dickson & Fraser Auto Repair was one of the top winners in the best auto repair shop, auto body shop or dealership category in Island Savings 2016 Fan Choice Awards. Pictured, from left, are Island Saving's Shaun Mann, Dickson & Fraser Auto ...