In the past it was not unusual to see piles of old tires or old automotive debris, but have you looked lately? Auto repair shops are increasingly playing a key role in recycling and protecting the environment, according to a study by the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association (AAIA).
Case in point, about 88% of companies in this sector recycle tires, resulting in 300 million tires recycled annually in the U.S. This contributes to an overall 89% recycling rate for old tires.
Read more about the auto shop recycling study.Image above is courtesy of www.westcoastmetalrecycling.com.