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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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GM Creates Green Construction Blueprint, Takes Program Global
Since launching General Motor’s Green Construction program in 2012, all of our U.S. construction sites follow strict environmental requirements throughout the demolition, build and renovation processes.
Aug 25, 2014 4:10 PM ET
Food Scraps to Garden Snacks: GM Ren Cen Compost Benefits Urban Farms
Landfill-free is not a finish line. Even after a facility achieves landfill-free status, we still look for ways to reduce its impact.
Aug 20, 2014 10:35 AM ET
GM Renaissance Center Now Composts Food Scraps
DETROIT, August 15, 2014 /3BL Media/ - General Motors’ Global Headquarters, a multi-office tower complex that sends no waste to landfills, now composts food preparation scraps from its various Renaissance Center restaurant kitchens for use in urban farm
Aug 15, 2014 11:10 AM ET
GM Provides Environment to Grow Female Students’ STEM Interest
By some estimates, 80 percent of future jobs are in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields, yet only 16 percent of graduates in 2018 will graduate with STEM degrees.
Aug 6, 2014 11:30 AM ET
GM’s Metal Center Shines in Environmental Performance
Our Marion Metal Center in Indiana, which produces stampings and sheet metal assembly for our vehicles, embodies GM’s global sustainability commitment. The teams work hard every day to lessen their environmental footprint and reduce waste, water and energy use.
Aug 4, 2014 11:30 AM ET