Ford has started remanufacturing old engine blocks using their new Plasma Transferred Wire Arc thermal spray process. Unlike traditional recycling and remanufacturing techniques, they don’t melt them and make new ones.
Ford’s Core Recovery Program has diverted 140 million pounds of damaged/worn car parts from landfills.
The Ford F-150 XLT seats are now made from recycled Repreve fabric. Could seats made from plastic bottles be the future?
BMW will repurpose used electric vehicle batteries for grid energy storage with the help of Vattenfall and Bosch.
It’s convenient to simply put your rubbish bags outside to have them carried away every week, but is rubbish disposal really that simple? Unfortunately, the answer is no. Some of the biggest problems that society has are hidden, such as toxic and non-biodegradable waste which is dumped into landfills. Recycling is the solution to this…