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GM Waste Reduction

Updates on how GM is reusing and recycling waste throughout its operations.

For more information on GM’s commitment to waste reduction, visit its sustainability report and environmental blog.

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Inspiration Comes in Many Forms on #AmericaRecyclesDay
If you scroll through Pinterest or Etsy, you’ll find mason jars turned into lighting fixtures, a barn door repurposed as a dining room table or pallets reworked into coffee tables. Creative recycling and reuse is the “in” thing and these elements serve as conversation pieces that show off your style and sustainable lifestyle.
Nov 17, 2014 3:25 PM ET
From Canada to Colombia: GM Adds 11 More Facilities That Subtract Waste
These days, everyone is trying to reduce the amount of waste they waste. With this concerted effort, the “Zero Waste” movement continues to grow. Today, 11 more GM facilities hit the landfill-free milestone.
Oct 16, 2014 12:15 PM ET
GM’s Grand Rapids Facility Achieves Landfill-Free Status
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., October 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ – General Motors’ Grand Rapids Operations has achieved landfill-free status. The company now has 122 facilities spanning Asia, Europe, and South and North America that recycle, reuse or convert to energy all waste from daily operations.
Oct 16, 2014 11:55 AM ET
11 More GM Facilities Become Landfill-Free
DETROIT, October 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Eleven more General Motors facilities have achieved landfill-free status. The running total is 122 manufacturing and non-manufacturing operations spanning Asia, Europe, and South and North America that recycle, reuse or convert to energy all waste from daily operations.
Oct 16, 2014 10:05 AM ET
Trash to Treasure: A New Sharing Economy Launches in Detroit
Many progressive businesses are operating with the mindset that waste is merely a resource out of place. And they often play a lot of connect-the-dots to give a byproduct a second useful life.
Oct 10, 2014 4:00 PM ET

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