Green Auto Repair News
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.
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.
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.
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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Longtime Highland Park auto shop reopens on Deerfield Road
After working at various auto repair shops on the North Shore, Buss went to work for D&R in 1990, which originated in the Amoco gas station at Green Bay and Central. He grew with the company and became a partner when D&R moved to the Skokie Valley ...
The Spirit of Giving: Local charity is a family affair
Clay County Commissioner Ronnie Robinson has been involved since the beginning, and his auto repair shop is one of several toy collection sites located around the county. Robinson also devotes a great deal of time to volunteering with the organization, ...
daVinci Green Wins 2013 Talk of the Town Customer Satisfaction Award
PR.com (press release)
Businesses eligible to receive the award include, but are not limited to, beauty salons, spas, restaurants, bakeries, dentists, auto repair facilities, veterinarians, home repair and improvement contractors, florists, hospitals, and physicians. For ...
The Ballardvale tree lighting Sunday is designed as an old-fashioned community ...
The annual tree lighting and carol sing on Ballardvale Green is set for Sunday, Dec. 8, at 5 p.m. and once again promises to be an old-fashioned affair. Several years ago, as most of the town marveled at the massive Christmas tree in Andover's ...
Leaders delay hearing on enterprise center
The Huntington Green Enterprise Center – the site of which is currently a vacant lot – would include an auto repair bay, a thrift shop, a café and a coin laundry, One More Neighborhood's Earl Runcan said. The center plans to benefit residents in and ...