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Environmental and Social Responsibility

FCA aims to minimize the environmental impact related to the use of our products. To do this, the Company asseses the environmental and social impact throughout the entire product life cycle. That means that in addtion to planning and creating environmentally friendly vehicles, we strive to minmize emissions from our plants, optimize production processes, reduce waste, and optimize water and energy consumption. Our commit to responsible vehicle development is founded on a balanced approach which focuses on solutions that are economically viable, competitive in the marketplace, and beneficial to society. To learn more about our Sustainability approach, please visit: https://www.fcagroup.com/en-US/sustainability/Pages/default.aspx.



In addition to planning and creating environmentally friendly vehicles, FCA strives to minimize emissions from our plants and optimize production processes. Our Environmental Guidelines apply to all plants and offices, and define best practices for reducing waste and optimizing water and energy consumption.

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Employee E-Recycling Reaches 25 Tons at FCA US
For the second time this year, FCA US hosted an electronics recycling (e-recycling) event, collecting broken and outdated equipment from employees at the Auburn Hills Complex in Michigan on Sept. 8. The group’s previous recycling event was held in conjunction with Earth Day in April. Between the two events, the organizers collected nearly 25 tons of cell phones, laptop and desk...
Oct 18, 2016 8:15 AM ET
Who Let the Quail Out?
October 7, 2016 /3BL Media/  - More than 400 pen-raised northern bobwhite quail moved to their new home on Oct. 5, the 132 acres of authentic Michigan prairie grassland surrounding the FCA US LLC Dundee Engine Plant in Dundee, Mich. The quail were released by approximately 115 Dundee...
Oct 7, 2016 8:15 AM ET
Untangling the Supply Chain
Although industries like to imagine their supply chains as neat and orderly organization charts, the reality is that more often they are tangled, fluid, and full of potential for the unexpected.  Many companies have been impacted by a negative event, only to discover that it occurred at a sub-tier company that they were not even aware was part of their supply chain. One way...
Sep 8, 2016 8:00 AM ET
Transition to CNG Fleet Brings Cleaner Air, Lower Costs
On December 4, FCA US LLC announced that it has converted its owned-truck fleet of 179 Detroit-based parts-haulers to run on compressed natural gas (CNG) rather than traditional diesel. This transition resulted in:     • 27% cleaner emissions, or about 16,000 fewer tons of CO2 released into the air     • 35% savings compared to diesel costs     • $40 million investment in...
Dec 7, 2015 3:30 PM ET
FCA US Launches Largest Private Fleet of Natural Gas-Powered Semitrucks in the State of Michigan
Company announces $40 million investment in Detroit to convert 179 parts-hauling trucks to compressed natural gas (CNG) Investment includes facility and infrastructure upgrades and the installation of the largest private CNG fueling station in North America Fleet’s transition to CNG will reduce CO2 emissions by more than 16,000 tons per year
Dec 4, 2015 2:00 PM ET