GM Waste Reduction

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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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Trash Talk: GM Has Record Year for Landfill-Free Operations
Waste reduction improves efficiency and reduces costs Using recycled materials drive innovations in product development GM mentors 25 companies a year on the business case for zero waste
Dec 14, 2016 1:00 PM ET
America’s First Sustainable Urban Agrihood Debuts in Detroit
DETROIT, November 30, 2016 /3BL Media/ – The Michigan Urban Farming Initiative (MUFI) is debuting America’s first sustainable urban agrihood, an alternative neighborhood growth model in Detroit’s lower North End that positions agriculture as the centerpiece of a mixed-use urban development. Totaling about three acres...
Nov 30, 2016 5:20 PM ET
GM, Herman Miller and Green Standards RePurpose Program Sizzles
GM is redesigning its work environment at several locations, resulting in tens of thousands of pieces of excess furniture, equipment, and supplies. The company has partnered with Herman Miller and Green Standards to repurpose its surplus office assets into $1 million of...
Nov 21, 2016 3:45 PM ET
GM, Herman Miller and Green Standards Commit to RePurpose: Register Here
General Motors is in the midst of transforming itself from a traditional automotive company to a business that will redefine personal mobility. Enabling more collaboration among employees is a cornerstone of the transformation, so GM has set out to redesign their work environment at several GM locations, resulting in tens of thousands of pieces of excess furniture,...
Nov 21, 2016 12:45 PM ET
General Motors, Herman Miller and Green Standards Partner for Landfill-Free Solution to Office Transformation
Pilot program benefits about 100 Michigan-based community organizations, with a focus on Detroit. Detroit’s...
Nov 21, 2016 12:15 PM ET