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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The Daily Progress

OPEC keeps oil output on hold despite low prices
The Daily Progress
Secretary General of OPEC Abdalla Salem El-Badri of Libya speaks to journalists prior to the start of a meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, at their headquarters in Vienna, Austria, Thursday Nov. 27, 2014 ...

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All-Central Virginia XC
The Daily Progress
Just a short drive from Lexington, Harrisonburg, Charlottesville and Lynchburg, we serve as a convenient Volkswagen dealer and repair shop for all of Central Virginia. Our dealership has ... In October 2010, Rule Auto became Valley Volkswagen and ...

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The Village Green

Advance Auto Will Bring Retail, Not Auto Repairs to Springfield Avenue
The Village Green
The addition of Advance Auto is welcomed by Mayor Vic DeLuca who mentioned the retailer in an interview published on The Village Green in September. DeLuca noted that larger retailers and developers like Advance Auto have deeper pockets and better ...


PennDOT to install Parkway West sound barriers for Green Tree
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
News of the barriers' potential construction is music to the ears of residents who live every day with the sounds of Parkway West truck and auto traffic. The noise is loudest about 6 a.m.. Besides reducing noise pollution from ... No time frame has ...

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Westbard Plan Could Fix Bethesda's Unseen Stream
Bethesda Now
The Little Falls Watershed Alliance would also like to see the steps for providing more green buffering spelled out in the plan. “They have this great idea that as the properties are redeveloped, the owners are ... County planner Paul Mortenson has ...