GM Plant Avoids 38,425 Metric Tons of CO2
General Motorsâ€™ Toledo Transmission plant in one year reduced energy intensity by 30 percent, avoiding 38,425 metric tons of carbon from entering the atmosphere. The plant also reduced wastewater pretreatment discharges by 60 percent since 2009.
For these and other efforts to reduce its environmental impact, the plant received an award from the National Pollution Prevention Roundtable.
The facility manufactures six-speed and eight-speed automatic transmissions for light-duty trucks, sport utility vehicles, crossover vehicles and cars.
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