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SP 2020 Meeting Schedule

SP 2020 Meeting Schedule

We are pleased to share the following schedule of SP’s Quarterly Membership Meetings in 2020. Please contact us if you’d like more information, or to learn more about SP membership opportunities. Q1: January 29-30, 2020 Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association Honda AIDT Training Center Lincoln, AL Q2: April 21-22, 2020 Ford Motor Company Dearborn, MI Q3: July 15-16, 2020 Lear ... Read More
 
SP and WHC Collaborate to Support Automotive Supply Chain in Advancing Conservation Programs

SP and WHC Collaborate to Support Automotive Supply Chain in Advancing Conservation Programs

On October 24, the Suppliers Partnership for the Environment (SP) and the Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC) expanded their collaborative working relationship through the signing of a new memorandum of understanding (MOU). WHC President Margaret O’Gorman joined SP Chairman Randy Leslie, Johnson Controls, and SP Biodiversity Work Group Co-Chair Kevin Butt, Toyota Motor North America, in ... Read More
 
Carmakers Try to Keep Waste Out of the Ground as Well as the Air

Carmakers Try to Keep Waste Out of the Ground as Well as the Air

A recent New York Times article highlights the auto industry’s leadership in advancing zero waste to landfill, and features quotes from SP member companies Ford Motor Company, General Motors, Innovo, Toyota North America and others. Read the full article in the NYT. FLINT, Mich. — Mammoth bins and barrels line the edge of a General Motors factory floor, ... Read More
 
Toyota hosts SP members at Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky

Toyota hosts SP members at Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky

Toyota hosted the 2nd Quarter Meeting of Suppliers Partnership for the Environment (SP) in Georgetown, Kentucky on April 26-27, 2017. On April 26, Toyota hosted SP members for a tour of the historic Buffalo Trace Distillery in Frankfort, KY where participants had a unique opportunity to tour the distillery and learn how bourbon is produced. ... Read More
 
DENSO Using Plant-derived Plastics in Its Products

DENSO Using Plant-derived Plastics in Its Products

Developing environmentally friendly and highly functional materials Mar. 21, 2017 KARIYA (Japan) ― DENSO Corporation today announced that it is using bio-polycarbonate (PC) made from starch and urethane resin extracted from castor oil in some of its products. DENSO has been conducting research and development on plant-derived plastic materials, which are based on plant molecular ... Read More