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
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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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The Daily Progress
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Cops and Courts: Oct. 30, 2014: Santa Cruz pair arrested with meth, Mexican ...
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Frank Stuefloten is described as 5-foot, 8-inch man, with green eyes, gray hair and a beard. He resides at the El Dorado Residential Treatment Center on the 300 block of Ocean Street. ... AUTHORITIES WARN OF UNLICENSED AUTO SHOPS >> Authorities on ...

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Houston Chronicle
Friday letters: Rethinking red-light camera
Houston Chronicle
At some intersections in Houston you must pay extreme attention to traffic movement after your traffic signal turns green, because if you take off without waiting a few more seconds chances are you will be broadsided. There are those intersections ...


The Daily Progress
Spanish economy grows for 5th quarter in a row
The Daily Progress
With 40 acres of green space, and neighborhood recreational facilities including: A club house A community swimming pool Tennis courts A pedestrian trail system Fitness room Tot lot Covered pavilion Spring Lakes has over 300 available home sites, and ...

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Los Angeles garden apartments hailed in new tour
The San Gabriel Valley Tribune
“The whole idea was that you had this large green open space shared (by everyone),” said Adrian Scott Fine, director of advocacy for the Los Angeles Conservancy, a preservation group. “Garden apartments were all about interaction, about design ...

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