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Toyota Aims for Net Positive Impact: 2016 North American Environmental Report Tracks Progress

Toyota Aims for Net Positive Impact: 2016 North American Environmental Report Tracks Progress

PLANO, Texas (December 15, 2016) –  For Toyota, boldly shaping the future of mobility starts with making a positive impact on the environment in diverse communities across the United States and Canada. In the recently published 2016 North American Environmental Report, Toyota outlined these positive impacts.  Over the past year, Toyota’s North American operations have ... Read More
 
Bosch Rexroth Facility Achieves Superior Energy Performance Platinum Certification

Bosch Rexroth Facility Achieves Superior Energy Performance Platinum Certification

November 22, 2016 – Bosch Rexroth’s Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, facility has earned Platinum certification in the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Superior Energy Performance®(SEP™) program. The facility used a rigorous energy management system to meet the ISO 50001 standard and save $2.7M over three years. Facility staff decided to pursue SEP certification to contribute to Bosch’s ... Read More
 
Mississippi River Tires to Become GM Car Parts

Mississippi River Tires to Become GM Car Parts

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 – 12:25pm Today is America Recycles Day – an opportunity to celebrate recycling in the United States. GM knows recycling is good business and enjoys turning waste streams into revenue streams daily. Its vision is a future where cars are built without waste. Momentum is strong with 139 landfill-free sites around the world and more ... Read More
 
The Historical Ford Rouge Center Goes Landfill-Free

The Historical Ford Rouge Center Goes Landfill-Free

DEARBORN, Mich., Nov. 3, 2016 – After two years of hard work and planning, the historical Ford Rouge Center has achieved true landfill-free status. It is the company’s largest complex to send zero waste to landfill. “It’s an incredible achievement,” said Gary Johnson, Ford North America manufacturing vice president. “With 16 million square feet of ... Read More
 
GM Builds Vehicles and Biodiversity at Its Facilities

GM Builds Vehicles and Biodiversity at Its Facilities

2016-11-02, DETROIT — General Motors is supporting the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goal to halt biodiversity loss by developing wildlife habitats at its sites around the world. From helping protect honeybees with pollinator gardens or designating no-mow zones to grow grassland habitats, GM is demonstrating the role business can play in advancing sustainable ecosystems. The ... Read More