15 Jul '11, 3pm

Honda Hits Zero Waste at Ten Plants, On Heels of GM News

Honda has achieved zero waste to landfill status at ten of its 14 plants in North America, with the remaining plants achieving a “virtually zero” level, the car maker has announced. Among all of its 14 plants in North America, Honda now sends less than 0.5 percent of all operating waste to landfills. Remaining waste product is either recycled or used for energy recovery. For the fiscal year ending March 31, 2012 (FY2012), Honda expects that the 14 plants will produce 230,000 tons of waste, of which about 1,000…. Register here to join EL Pro. View more PRO content or sign in . Environmental Leader's Pro service delivers opportunity-focused, practical insights, data and news for enterprise environmental, energy and sustainability execs. Insights 2x per month research reports covering an emerging energy, environmental or sustainability technology. Data Daily presentation-read...

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