27 Aug '16, 10am

.@GM recycles 2M Flint water bottles into fleece for homeless, car parts and air filters

.@GM recycles 2M Flint water bottles into fleece for homeless, car parts and air filters

GM recycles 2M Flint water bottles into fleece for homeless, car parts and air filters 27 August 2016 General Motors is adding 2 million water bottles from Flint, Michigan residents into its Do Your Part water bottle recycling initiative. The company partnered with Schupan Recycling to collect the bottles. The plastic is washed, flaked and turned into fleece to make three products: Chevrolet Equinox V-6 engine covers; insulation for The Empowerment Plan coats for the homeless; and air filters for 10 GM plants. GM Global Manager of Waste Reduction John Bradburn demonstrates the Chevrolet Equinox engine insulation made from used water bottles from several GM facilities. (Photo by Santa Fabio for General Motors) Click to enlarge. The program engages a supply web of 11 organizations and reduces landfill waste. The resulting social impact contributes to the initiative’s progres...

Full article: http://www.greencarcongress.com/2016/08/20160827-gmbottle...

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  1. 28 Aug '16, 8am

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