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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GM Employees Watch Over Local Wildlife All Year Long
Our manufacturing sites around the world sit on diverse terrain filled with animals, flowers and colorful vegetation. With certified habitat programs at 40 of our facilities around the world, we like to promote and cultivate that wildlife, getting our nature-loving employees involved along the way. Outside of work, we have employees who hike, birdwatch, fish, or garden. They have a...
Mar 10, 2015 1:05 PM ET
Wetlands at Lansing Plant Provide Haven for Wildlife
Wetlands play an important role in ecosystems. They provide immediate benefit to waterfowl, plants, amphibians and a host of other wildlife species. Many of the 40 GM facilities with habitats certified by the Wildlife Habitat Council have wetlands of their own onsite. Our Lansing Delta...
Feb 2, 2015 2:30 PM ET
GM Recognizes Green Dealers
Certain Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac dealerships across the U.S. are showing customers their environmental credentials. It’s all part of GM’s new “Green Dealer Recognition” program. GM is recognizing dealers with proven track records in areas such as energy reduction, renewable energy use, water conservation, recycling, onsite nature habitats and community outreach – all areas we’...
Jan 23, 2015 11:00 AM ET
From AIAG: Why We Do What We Do
We’ve all heard it said: Volunteering for your industry is one of the most important — and most needed — acts a professional will ever do. But in today’s increasingly challenging global climate, finding time is harder than ever. So why do people do it? As our interview series continues, General Motors’ Al Hildreth, who was honored along with his colleagues on the Corporate...
Dec 15, 2014 9:55 AM ET
Getting to the Green: The Beautification of our Detroit-Hamtramck Plant
For the past 11 years, Hamtramck, Mich. resident Rebecca Savage has passed the Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant on her way to work downtown. A few years ago, she began to notice the trees that once grew out of small lots along the sidewalk had begun to disappear. Savage, a historic preservation lead at Kraemer Design Group and a proud member of the Hamtramck community, wanted to do...
Dec 5, 2014 10:00 AM ET