Video: How Ford Has Recycled 120 Million Pounds of Car Parts
In my most recent article on Earth911, I cover the 10 year anniversary of Ford Motor’s car parts recycling program. The Core Recovery Program salvages everything from windshield wiper motors to bumpers--going far beyond the usual recycling of steel that automakers have done for decades. Working with dealers across the country, Ford tags each car part with a bar code and tracks them as they go from factory to dealer.
To learn a little more about how Ford’s recycling works, and how this ties in with the transformation underway in Detroit, watch the video below.