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
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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
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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Green Car Reports

Toyota Camry Hybrid Battery: Electrician Spent $10, Not $4000, To Fix
Green Car Reports
Faced with a potentially expensive bill, one Toyota Camry Hybrid owner took matters into his own hands, fixing the car's battery pack himself. The repair cost about $10, but would have cost $4,400 if done by a dealer, the owner, Imgur user scoodidabop ...

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cleveland.com

Police investigate shots fired into auto repair garage: South Euclid police ...
cleveland.com
Criminal damaging, South Green Road: At 1:47 a.m. on Feb. 19, a man told police he heard three gunshots and now has a bullet hole in the door of the towing garage where he works. Investigators found three shell casings on the ground. Nobody in the area ...

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DesMoinesRegister.com

Finney: How a woodworker struck gold with Pinterest
DesMoinesRegister.com
He has built cabinets that look like wood stoves and tables that give the impression they spent years inside a grimy auto repair shop, covered in tools and oil stains. Kent has always made his living with his hands. He studied architecture at Des ...


Yingli Green Energy Extends its FC Bayern Munchen Youth Cup Sponsorship to ...
SYS-CON Media (press release)
Mrs. Judy Tzeng Lee, Vice President of Global Marketing of Yingli Green Energy, said, "We are thrilled that, as an Official Premium Partner of FC Bayern, we can use this powerful sports marketing platform to inspire young athletes in Thailand and ...

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Chicago Tribune

Peaceful Parlour celebrates five years
Chicago Tribune
Other products include hemp bags and purses, bamboo utensils, glass drinking straws and a line of green toys that are displayed in a separate kids' room. "It's great for families to see ... RJ Autotmotive is a full service auto repair shop. "There are ...