GM Resource Preservation

GM Resource Preservation

Updates on how GM is helping to preserve natural resources and enhance habitats surrounding its facilities.

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

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Fueling Water and Business Growth
How do companies with ambitious global growth strategies secure the water they need to fuel business growth in a world where simply paying more for water will not work? The answer resides in why and how companies align their water stewardship strategies to support their business growth strategies. This alignment is built upon two key actions. First, companies that synchronize water...
Apr 23, 2015 2:50 PM ET
5 Ways to Make an Impact on Earth Day
Forty-five years ago today, 20 million Americans gathered in parks, auditoriums and college campuses across the country to demonstrate support for environmental protection and reform. Many consider that spring day in 1970 as the birth of the environmental movement, the first in a series of events that eventually led to the creation of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and passage...
Apr 22, 2015 11:50 AM ET
Reflections on Buick Verano’s Shiny Paint Job
Just as residential and commercial paint manufacturers are thinking more about environmental impact, GM is reimagining its paint shops to reduce its carbon footprint and increase customer satisfaction with the looks of their new ride. First, a primer in paint. Did you know that nearly 70 percent of the energy required to put a car together in a plant is in the paint process? Why...
Apr 21, 2015 5:35 PM ET
Attracting Millennials by Reclaiming Detroit
Nestled in the basement of one of downtown Detroit’s reinvigorated office buildings, is a quirky, vibrant place that’s bursting with creativity. Visitors are greeted by a buzzing neon sign and an un-manned astronaut spacesuit as they enter dPoP! inside Bedrock’s 23-story Chrysler House. The ‘out of this world’ design mecca (where...
Apr 21, 2015 4:50 PM ET
World Water Day: Time for a Conservation Conversation
Water covers more than 70 percent of the Earth’s surface, but only three percent of all the water on the planet is fresh water. And less than 1 percent is readily available through rivers and streams to sustain more than 7 billion people on earth. As members of the global community, both individuals and businesses have a responsibility to protect this resource. That’s why the...
Mar 20, 2015 1:55 PM ET